These are America's deadliest jobs for 2022, ranked

Published: 12:38 PM June 29, 2022
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What is the deadliest job in America in 2022?

What is the deadliest job in America?

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics keeps track of workplace deaths, and updates its list every year. Yes, the BLS lists some job sectors as being more death-prone than others. But for this list, we're mostly talking about specific occupations, not broad categories or entire industries.

These death rates represent the number of fatalities per 100,000 full-time workers, all logging 40-hour weeks, 50 weeks a year.

Here, former injured Amazon employees demonstrate about what they claim is the company's "alarming injury rate" among warehouse workers on Dec. 10, 2019 in Chicago.