Today in hot-jobs-you-need-right-now-because-your-jobs-sucks-and-we-need-a-story-about-hot-jobs-and-we'll-quote-some-guy-who-doesn't-know-what-he's-talking-about news, we have a post from CNBC about the most underrated jobs of 2013 courtesy of CareerCast, a job site that puts out lists of that nature.
Naturally, "accountant" is on the list because, as well all know, a career in accounting is the best best bestiest thing going these days and CareerCast publisher Tony Lee explains why it's so underrated:
"The perception is, 'What a boring job!'" Lee said.
But accountants make the most underrated list every year.
[T]hey're very well paid.
The hiring outlook is above average.
And, if you've picked accounting, there's a good chance you love your job.
"They spend their day doing what they want to do, which is manipulating numbers," Lee said.