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9. Taxi Driver

Median Salary: $22,440

Taxi driver made the list mostly because of the high risk for crime.

"The rate of fatality for taxi drivers is the highest for all jobs on the list except for military personnel," Lee said. "When you pick someone up, you're never sure if you're going to be the victim of a crime."

Adding to that, it's harder to make a living as a taxi driver in a bad economy.

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