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'I have the best job in America!'

Meet 10 people lucky enough to have the top careers on Money and PayScale.com's list, and see why they love their jobs.

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Spiceda Davis, 34, Atlanta
Spiceda Davis, 34, Atlanta
The job: Certified Public Accountant
Best Jobs rank: 9
Works at: eXFinancial

Why she loves her job: "I love the flexibility of being a CPA -- you can work in a corporate environment, a small firm, or start your own business. I started my own company during the recession and next year I'll make more money than I did at my last salaried job."

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Last updated October 11 2010: 11:02 AM ET
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