Meet 10 people lucky enough to have the top careers on Money and PayScale.com's list, and see why they love their jobs.
Why she loves her job: "You get satisfaction from seeing patients and getting the feedback every day that you're helping people. We've partnered with doctors for long enough that they really think of us as colleagues, and I enjoy that partnership. It's an exciting time."See complete data, including pay and job-growth stats, for physician assistants
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