From sniffing armpits to crying at funerals, people get paid to do some pretty crazy things. So just in case you were looking for a change of profession here are 25 of the Weirdest Jobs On Earth.
Gender Equality Consultant (Sweden)
It’s not entirely clear what they do but word has it that they just go around making sure that typical gender stereotypes aren’t being enforced.
Ostrich Babysitter (South Africa)
It’s like babysitting kids, except ostriches.
Chicken Sexer (anywhere there are chickens)
These people have one job – figure out if the chick is male or a female.
Car Plate Blockers (Iran)
In Tehran, the capital, only cars with certain license plate numbers are allowed on the road on certain days so people just pay someone to stand behind their plate and cover it.
Bike Fishers (Amsterdam)
With all those bikes and all those canals you can see why this job might exist.