PR is the fourth-most-overrated job, report finds

According to CareerCast’s 2013 jobs report, PR managers’ jobs aren’t worth the stress and competitiveness.

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Using data from its annual job ratings report, CareerCast ranked PR manager the fourth-most-overrated job, behind advertising account executive, surgeon, and stockbroker.

CareerCast’s reasoning? Stress levels are well beyond worth it, and it’s highly competitive to land a job. That landscape won’t be changing any time soon, either. PR is one of the most common majors for college graduates.

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