Выберите значение:
<select id="select_">
    <option selected="selected">Выбрать</option>
    <option>Один</option>
    <option>Два</option>
    <option>Три</option>
</select>

<div id="result"></div>
* {font-size: 12pt; font-family: Verdana, Tahoma; }
select {min-width: 200px;}
$(function() {
    var $select = $('#select_');
    $select.on('click', function() {
        if($select.val() != 'Выбрать')
            $('#result').html('<b>Сейчас выбрано</b>: ' + $select.val() );
    });
});

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