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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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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
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Despite the high risk, many workers like those in healthcare must stay working. Image: Visual Capitalist
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