These 25 Completely Absurd Jobs Are Also Completely Real. Seriously, What The?

Most kids dream of what they want to be when they grow up (and face it, most adults still think about who they want to be when they “grow up”). More often than not, children think about becoming firefighters, doctors, lawyers and astronauts. But what other jobs are out there that we could dream about?

Photographer Nancy Rica Schiff took a peek into the lives of people working some of the strangest jobs you’ve probably never heard of. Did you know someone actually gets paid to smell other people’s armpits?

If you want to see more strange jobs, Nancy wrote two books on the subject that include more of her photography: Odd Jobs and Odder Jobs.

I’m now determined to make sure my future child is encouraged to be a wig maker or fish counter. Someone has to be!