How common is it to get fired or to quit in America in professional jobs ?

I wanted to ask about how common it is for people to get fired or to quit from the professional jobs , what I mean by professional jobs is jobs that do require degrees ... How common is it in America ?? and How would you compare the rate of getting fired or quitting with people doing low class jobs such as cleaning or food services ??? A CLASS HOMEWORK .. ALL ANSWERS ARE NEEDED , THANKS !!!

Asked By: I love different cultures - 8/5/2009
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Many professionals are independent contractors or have their own businesses. They are the boss so do not have to worry about being fired. Civil engineers for example are hired on a job-by-job basis to assess soil and water issues. They do the job and are done... More
Answered By: RemembertheUtah - 8/5/2009
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Very. We have what's called "at will" employment, meaning they can let you go without cause at any time. Unless you have an employment contract, you're "at will".
Answered By: Reality has a Liberal Bias - 8/5/2009
My fiancee, who has a Master's degree, quit her job yesterday because she wants to return to school to pursue a different certification. I also have a Master's degree and I quit my professional job last year because management was being really unethical. I found a better one... More
Answered By: Buying is Voting - 8/5/2009
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