Most Stressful Jobs in the World

Looking to develop your career? Not sure which career path to take? As any full-time worker will know, it is all too easy to get worked up or stressed out in your day to day working life, once the pressure begins to build up and your nerves are reaching breaking point. But which jobs are truly stressful beyond the typical 9-5 office environment? If you are a young job seeker about to embark on a career, or are in mid-career contemplating a change, take a look at our list below; perhaps it will make you will reconsider that career change... 

Factors that affect stress in employment

  • Travel
  • Job outlook
  • Deadlines
  • Working in the public eye
  • Competitiveness
  • Physical demands
  • Environmental conditions
  • Hazards
  • Life at risk
  • Life of others at risk
  • Meeting the public

Some of the most stressful jobs in the world include...

  • Enlisted Military Personnel
  • Military General
  • Firefighter
  • Commercial airline pilot
  • Public relations executive
  • Senior corporate executive
  • Photojournalist
  • Newspaper reporter
  • Taxi driver
  • Police officer