The Most Dangerous Jobs From Around The World

Earning a living could cost you your life. Have you ever wondered about the most dangerous and deadliest jobs in the world? From working at high altitudes to facing significant health concerns, it might be best to think about your long-term health instead of thinking about that paycheck.

So, if you’re currently on the job hunt, you might as well see the dangerous side of professions before accepting your next gig.

E-Trash Recyclers

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JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images

The annual salary for American waste workers is $40,000, but some make $100,000. They earn that money because they handle stinky trash and recycling. Trash and recycling collectors have the fifth-most dangerous job in the United States.

According to Bureau of Labor of Statistics, 31 total deaths were recorded in 2016.