These are the occupations with the highest COVID-19 risk

Among the greatest risk are dentists. Image: REUTERS/Ritzau Scanpix/Claus Fisker

Marcus Lu

Financial Writer, Visual Capitalist


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Frontline healthcare workers are most at risk. Image: U.S. Dept of Labor

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How risky is your job? Image: Visual Capitalist
Risk is often unrelated to income. Image: Visual Capitalist
John T. Niccollai, President, UFCW Local 464A
On average, those with higher pay are usually more able to work from home, further reducing their risk of exposure to COVID-19. Image: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Despite the high risk, many workers like those in healthcare must stay working. Image: Visual Capitalist

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