What's Mom Worth? It's More Than You Think!


Like psychologists, moms help their children build self esteem, learn from their mistakes, and cope with disappointment. Unlike psychologists, moms must often provide these services on the fly, in places like Toys R Us and Hollister. Consider the sympathetic glances from other parents a bonus.

Annual Salary: $76,100
Hourly Pay: $38.59
Stay-at-Home Mom: 7.6 hrs/wk 
Job Rank: 8, 16.2% of salary
Working Mom: 5.3 hrs/wk
Job Rank: 5, 18.1% of salary