7. Art Director
Art directors have a job stress score of barely over 11 [most stressful job is 71.59]. Creative jobs where professionals design projects and materials in timely manner are among least stressful jobs today. Art director is one of those positions, including some management aspects as well. Visual style, formatting and images in media, product packaging, and video productions are the projects that usually require an art director.
The art director runs a team of creative designers who build the commercial materials for print or video media. The deadlines and team communications are the areas where some stress can be generated, but overall this position involves low amounts of stress and high salary range of near $100K a year. Demand for design is on the rise, so the professionals in this field will have opportunities for employment.