Do you think jobs that relying on brain should always gets more payments than labour workers?

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Poll: Do you think jobs that relying on brain should always gets more payments than labour workers? (27 votes)

Yes. 33%
No. 48%
Other thought. 19%
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Manual laborers are pretty common because they usually require very little investments in terms of skill training.

Engineers and doctors are quite uncommon because you need to invest on their high level training and education.

Talented athletes and artists are somewhat rare because in born gifts and talents are not something that you can earn in school.

Wage payment, like everything else, is highly dependent on supply and demand.

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Hazard pay exists for a reason.

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It just depends on the job. Not all window washers are created equal, if your washing windows up the side of a skyscraper you should get paid more then the guy washing windows at an outlet mall.

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Yes, anyone can do labour work, but very few people can ever get to a point where they can do the very hardest "brain work"

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No way

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#6  Edited By Richubs

Yes.

A lot of people can do physical labour but not everyone can do mental work very well.

So mentally exceptional people are a rarer commodity.

However people doing physically taxing jobs should be provided with top notch equipment and any accidental injuries should he converted by the companies.

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Depends

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#8  Edited By Alavanka

No.

In a perfect world, you should be paid based on how many people are willing to have children with you. Failure to meet a quota, and we burn you for fuel.

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Supply and Demand.

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Skilled labour is a fairly well paid job round mine

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Doesn't matter. We'll come to the point where computers will be doing both "brain" work and physical work.

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#12  Edited By adamantine

I did manual labor in my late teens and early twenties, it paid more than what I make now the problem is the job can end and you get laid off.

You can also get extra pay in the oil field (what I worked)

Per Diem, Truck Pay, Hazard Pay, etc.

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It depends on the job.

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Skilled labor is a rare and valued commodity in the business world. Experienced tradesmen turn the ideas of “brains” into tangible reality.

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Ideas are what make money.

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Strike !!!

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Depends on what you mean by 'labor'. Skilled labor, such as tradesmen, are incredibly valued and can make serious bank.