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The most—and least—dangerous jobs in the U.S.

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Weighing a career's risk versus its reward? This might help.

Jobs search website released a list of its most and least dangerous jobs in America.

The site compiled the list using its in-house methodology to quantify different aspects of a career, including environment, salary, stress and others. The company also used data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to determine projected salary growth as well as annual mean salary.

Here is a list of the 10 most—and least—dangerous jobs in the U.S. in alphabetical order.

—By Fred Imbert.

Posted 22 July 2015

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