America’s most and least trusted professions

America’s most and least trusted professions

Gallup released a poll showing that nurses are the most trusted occupation in the US.

Some professions have a better reputation for honesty than others.

As technology innovations reinvent the way we think and take care of ourselves, it’s easy to question or feel distrust in a brand or service.

But which are the professions that Americans believe to be most honest and ethical today?

Gallup examined the issue and released an interesting poll showing that nurses are considered the most trusted occupation in the U.S. for the 17th year in a row, with 84% of respondents choosing them as the profession that best examples honesty and ethics.

Medical doctors, pharmacists and high school teachers follow nurses as the most honest professions in the country, with 60% or more of approbation among the surveyed audience.

Members of Congress, car salespeople, business executives, lawyers and real estate agents figure at the bottom of the ranking.

This is exclusive content for our Subscribers

Login or Subscribe


Enjoy unlimited access to including exclusive video, multimedia content and priority access to forthcoming issues. 

Subscribe today for just $9.99USD/Month.


About the Author:

Héctor Hernández
Senior executive and business consultant currently serving as National Director of retail sales for On The Rocks Premium Cocktails.
error: Content is protected !!