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Median annual salary: $62,300. You'll determine things like cause and time of death, check out crime scenes, and be a witness in murder trials. Your work will help crack cases. You need a bachelor's degree in forensics. (Getty)

The spookiest jobs and what they pay

You might think your job is scary—maybe you’ve used words like bloodbath to describe staffing cuts. Or perhaps you work in a toxic environment. Well, some people literally have to deal with these things to make a living. So, in the spirt of Halloween, we bring you six downright spooky jobs and what they pay, along with what you’ll need to get your foot in the door. The data was compiled, purely coincidentally, by job search site Monster.ca.

Jessy Bains is a senior reporter at Yahoo Finance Canada. Follow him on Twitter @jessysbains.

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