CareerCast rated 200 jobs. Five of the top 10 are careers that involve the study of mathematics including actuary, statistician, and software engineer. Lumberjacks, dairy workers and EMTs made it into the bottom 10. WSJ has a nice article about it and you can read about the methodology here. Personally, I’ve found that mathematics is one of the most rewarding fields to study. Regardless of what you do, math is essential in making decisions and analyzing data.