Occupational Information Included in This Book
Top 300 Careers provides information on hundreds of occupations that provide the overwhelming majority of jobs in the United States. Because it covers so many occupations, it is best used as a reference and is not meant to be read from cover to cover. Begin by browsing the table of contents (starting on page iv), in which similar occupations are grouped in clusters, or by looking at the index (starting on page 793), in which occupations are listed alphabetically, to find specific occupations.
Each job description follows a standard format, making it easier for you to compare occupations. This overview explains how the descriptions are organized.
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