Meet 10 people lucky enough to have the top careers on Money and PayScale.com's list, and see why they love their jobs.
The job: Nurse Practitioner
Best Jobs rank: 4
Works at: NYU Nursing Faculty Practice in Manhattan
Why she loves her job: "The best part is helping people reach their health goals and helping them see that making small changes in their lifestyles can make a big difference to their health. It's so important, especially for the underserved and minority populations."