8. Machine Installers/Repairmen
Average Salary: ~$47,000
Average work-related fatalities: 68
This next job is one that requires some skill to navigate the dangers associated with the job.
Machine installers or repair specialists for heavy machinery have a very dangerous job to do. In order to install or repair heavy machinery, they must put themselves in harms way. If the machine malfunctions or someone accidentally turns on the machine, it can crush the workers or cause them seriously bodily harm.