What makes a job ‘good’? Ask ten different people, and you’re likely to get ten different answers. Whether it is a high salary, a good work/life balance, opportunities for progression or a low-stress level, everybody is looking for something that suits their own personal circumstances.
US News, however, decided that the right way to find the ‘best’ jobs is to combine these factors (and others) to find roles that score highly on multiple metrics. The overall score for each position was calculated from seven component measures, and for each measure, jobs receive a score between 0 and 10.