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America's Most Stressful Jobs 2012

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6. Event Coordinator

Average annual income: $45,260

This job sounds like a blast — you’re constantly picking out cocktail napkins and sampling cake, right? Your "office" is often some of the most beautiful venues — the places that brides choose to have their most special day. But while you were fantasizing about ice sculptures, you forgot about one teensy little thing: Bridezillas. Whether you’re planning a wedding or a big corporate event, this is a very special day — if not THE MOST special one — for your clients, and it had better be perfect.

"There’s pressure on you to make sure it goes off without a flaw," Lee said. "Because when it doesn’t, it can be very public and stressful. You might even lose your job. Talk about being out of control."

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