Need a New Job? Try One of the Most Underrated Ones

Did you know that many of the highest paying, fastest growing and most rewarding jobs in the United States are actually the most underrated? Why is this?

One of the most likely reasons that these underrated jobs are not as noted is because they aren’t really all that glamorous as professions and they are not all that exciting. Another probable reason that may account for these jobs being so underrated is because they have not always been associated with high pay or booming job growth.

Let’s take a look at some of the most underrated jobs out there now:


As an accountant you will study, closely investigate and interpret accounting records from companies and individuals. You will also take time to prepare financial statements, give finance advice and possibly audit your clients. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the average annual salary of an accountant is $63,550.

Legal Assistant:

Legal assistants perform quite an array of tasks that support lawyers. This job requires a lot of organizing and maintaining of legal files for your main task. You will also perform a lot of legal research and create documents. According to the BLS as a legal assistant you can earn an annual salary of $46,990.


This is definitely one of the less popular and clearly underrated jobs on our list. As a physiologist you will assess patients, create a plan and implement said plan for fitness and health programs. Your main goal will be to improve the cardio and respiratory functions along with improving body composition, muscle strength, tone, endurance and flexibility. The BLS is projecting that you can earn $42,690 annually as a physiologist.

Smith, J., & Martin, E. (2014, September 11). The 10 Most Underrated Jobs Of 2014. Retrieved September 11, 2014, from

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