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buh_buh
11-11-2003, 01:42 PM
http://cbs.marketwatch.com/news/story.asp?guid=%7B954AA053-F953-43F3-BBC8-63D351A3BF2A%7D&siteid=google&dist=google

haha choose your careers wisely guys!

richardchan2002
11-11-2003, 02:19 PM
Looks like Orthondist school for me. 35 hours/week and $350000 median salary!

Superesc
11-11-2003, 02:29 PM
damn!! time to change career!! MUTUAL FUNDS anyone???

Weapon_R
11-11-2003, 02:36 PM
There are only a handful of orthodontists in Calgary btw ;)

sikh_n_destroy
11-11-2003, 02:43 PM
told ya...
doctors one of teh highest...

legereandrew4
11-11-2003, 03:12 PM
doctors one of the highest, but the average at UofA was a 95% last year to get into it......

Aleks
11-11-2003, 03:18 PM
I wanna be a pilot :burnout:

/////AMG
11-11-2003, 03:26 PM
Real-estate Agent

-APEX-
11-11-2003, 04:29 PM
yea well...doctersin the states get paied like 3500 for fixing a broken arm he gets like 15g's if he removes a bullet and if the patient lives

Shaolin
11-11-2003, 05:41 PM
a girl i know, her friend's a dental assistant and makes 80gs a year.. go figure.

googe
11-11-2003, 06:03 PM
Originally posted by sikh_n_destroy
told ya...
doctors one of teh highest...

am I blind, or is doctor not on that list?

James
11-11-2003, 06:06 PM
"NBA player Shawn Kemp, for instance, earned $10 million in a year he averaged a pathetic 6.1 points and 3.8 rebounds a game. Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Hampton earned $9.5 million -- in the second year of an eight-year, $121 million contract -- while compiling a 7-15 won-loss record for the Colorado Rockies with a pitiful earned-run average of 6.15. "

ha, funny to see them picking on specific athletes, but its so true.....95% are overpaid and greedy, im sure im not alone when i say its just not justifiable for most of them to be making this kind of money, athletes of generations past wernt like this, they made average salaries, and worked elsewhere in the off-season, like the CFL for example.

Ajay
11-11-2003, 06:55 PM
Me and a couple friends had a discussion about athletes. The minimum in most pro leagues except the CFL is over $200,000 a year so if you were a shitty player and got bounced around to teams every year but managed to stay in the league for a couple years you still would make good cash.

Shawn Kemp is a waste of money that's for sure....as was Bryant Reeves. $60 million for 6 years and the boy shows up to training camp 60lbs overweight. What happened to him anyway?

Melinda
11-12-2003, 12:50 AM
Wedding photographer :D Seems I'm in the right business ;)

WhiteNikes
11-12-2003, 01:44 AM
so much for this computer science thing

teknical
11-20-2003, 12:19 PM
a baggage handler, 70-100 grand us a year, thats pretty damn good for someone who just handles baggage, or checks bags :thumbsup: