Surprise: Biz Grads Underemployed?

 

MOST UNDEREMPLOYED JOBS

RankJob% Under-employedI am under-paidI am not using my education or trainingI work part-time but want full-time workMedian Pay% High Satis-faction% High Stress
1Patient Services Representative87.1%76%24%0%$29,50071%69%
2Nanny78.1%77%18%5%$26,70073%37%
3Retail Sales Associate77.6%46%18%36%$20,90047%52%
4Cashier76.8%38%30%32%$18,00048%51%
5Teacher Assistant76.1%79%14%7%$21,30070%54%
6Daycare Teacher75.7%82%11%7%$21,50058%64%
7Data Entry Operator73.2%58%38%4%$25,60061%50%
8Assistant Property Manager72.3%74%24%3%$36,50070%64%
9Warehouse Worker71.0%56%37%7%$26,40052%47%
10Personal Assistant70.6%95%0%5%$33,20072%54%
11Orderly70.2%43%18%39%$21,50066%56%
12Line Cook69.7%58%7%35%$22,40052%71%
13Administrative Technician69.2%62%36%3%$38,10071%58%
14Event Coordinator68.8%86%10%3%$36,70073%72%
15Home Health Aide67.8%76%18%6%$21,30067%51%
16Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC)67.4%83%13%3%$46,40076%66%
17Billing Specialist67.3%68%27%5%$33,80066%64%
18 – tieQuality Assurance (QA)67.2%79%21%0%$39,20062%58%
18 – tieRetail Store Assistant Manager67.2%70%24%5%$33,70060%67%
20 – tieBusiness Office Manager66.7%83%13%4%$43,90078%72%
20 – tiePurchasing Agent66.7%81%15%4%$45,30072%69%
20 – tieMassage Therapist66.7%75%5%20%$41,80080%24%
20 – tieDelivery Driver66.7%56%24%20%$30,60059%51%
24Customer Service Representative (CSR)66.5%61%24%14%$30,00059%62%
25Office Clerk, General66.2%54%36%11%$26,00064%49%

 

Source: PayScale