6. Cell Phone Tower Workers
While you’re playing Angry Birds or some other stupid game on your cell phone there are guys climbing up all those towers to do maintenance or build new ones. Cell phone companies fierce competition means towers are going up all over the place and going higher than ever before. These companies often hire contractors who don’t always have the best safety equipment. Another job that makes everyone’s life easier, but o’boy you’ve got to have some serious size plums for this as this is one of the most dangerous jobs in the US today.