You may not be able to predict the future, but data experts can tell you what job you should pick for a successful future.
Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Kiplinger and economic forecasting group EMSI analyzed 785 popular US jobs. Out of that list, Kiplinger measured which will have the strongest and weakest growth rates over the next 10 years (between 2016 and 2026), what those jobs will pay and how much education they will require.
Additionally, the list excludes jobs that "saddled people with too much debt," Kiplinger online editor David Muhlbaum tells CNBC's "Power Lunch" on Friday.
Here are Kiplinger's 10 best and worst jobs for the next decade (with No. 1 being the best and worst role on both lists, respectively).