FEDERAL politicians, real estate agents and lawyers are rising in the esteem of Australians — but car salesmen still remain the nation’s least trusted workers.
Roy Morgan’s annual Image of Professions Survey finds nurses continue their domination as having the most ethical and honest profession, named top for the 22nd year in a row — this year by 92 per cent of people surveyed.
Their fellow health professionals — pharmacists and doctors — retained equal second position on the list of 30 jobs, both trusted by 86 per cent of people.
THE TOP TEN
5. School teachers
8. High Court Judges
9. State Supreme Court Judges
10. University lecturers