7. Public Relations Manager
Median Salary: $92,156
Public relations has become one of the most popular majors on college campuses, Lee said: "A lot of kids think PR is going to be fun."
"They don't realize the level of stress. You're responsible for an event. Getting the word out on a new product release. And if you fail, there's no comeback for that," he said. "Plus, the turnover is high and it's long hours."
Not to mention, you're at the mercy of the media, wooing journalists to write about your clients or put them on TV. You're also at the mercy of your clients. You got the front page of The New York Times? Great! How about The Wall Street Journal?!