NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Most of us have to work for a living, but that doesn’t mean we all have “conventional” jobs.
The financial news website 24/7 Wall Street reviewed job listing sites, online databases and occupation data to identify the weirdest job or job opening in every state.READ MORE: Sources: Suspect In Shooting Of NYPD Officers Had Multiple Weapons, Including AR-15 With 20 Rounds Hidden Under Mattress
In New York, it was “fortune cookie writer.”READ MORE: Rangers Stay Red Hot, Take Down Kings In Shootout
In New Jersey, “gum buster” – the professional removal of chewing gum left under tables or on the street.MORE NEWS: Knicks' Late Rally Falls Short In Road Loss To Cavaliers
In Connecticut, the job of “telephone operator” was more nostalgic than “weird,” but someone still pays humans to lend a helping voice.