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best jobsAh, the perfect job. It probably doesn't exist, right?

While these jobs may not exactly be the perfect jobs, U.S. News & World Report has come up with what they're calling the "best" jobs of 2013.

So what makes a job "the best"? According to U.S. News, the jobs that made their list "offer a mosaic of employment opportunity, good salary, manageable work-life balance and job security."

Take a look at the the top 10 jobs here, and head on over to the original report for the full list of 100.

JobOverall ScoreMedian Salary
1. Dentist8.4$142,740
2. Registered Nurse8.2$65,690
3. Pharmacist8.2$113,390
4. Computer Systems Analyst8.2$78,770
5. Physician8.2$183,170
6. Database Administrator8.0$75,190
7. Software Developer7.9$89,280
8. Physical Therapist7.9$78,270
9. Web Developer7.8$77,990
10. Dental Hygienist7.7$69,280