Highest Paying Occupations

Highest paying occupations: 20 occupations with the highest median annual pay in 2014.

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OCCUPATION 2014 MEDIAN PAY

Physicians and surgeons, all other

$line_item_noteThis wage is equal to or greater than $187,200 per year

Anesthesiologists

$line_item_noteThis wage is equal to or greater than $187,200 per year

Orthodontists

$line_item_noteThis wage is equal to or greater than $187,200 per year

Internists, general

$line_item_noteThis wage is equal to or greater than $187,200 per year

Obstetricians and gynecologists

$line_item_noteThis wage is equal to or greater than $187,200 per year

Oral and maxillofacial surgeons

$line_item_noteThis wage is equal to or greater than $187,200 per year

Surgeons

$line_item_noteThis wage is equal to or greater than $187,200 per year

Psychiatrists

$line_item_note$181,880 per year

Family and general practitioners

$line_item_note$180,180 per year

Chief executives

$line_item_note$173,320 per year

Dentists, all other specialists

$line_item_note$170,110 per year

Pediatricians, general

$line_item_note$163,350 per year

Nurse anesthetists

$line_item_note$153,780 per year

Dentists, general

$line_item_note$149,540 per year

Architectural and engineering managers

$line_item_note$130,620 per year

Petroleum engineers

$line_item_note$130,050 per year

Computer and information systems managers

$line_item_note$127,640 per year

Marketing managers

$line_item_note$127,130 per year

Air traffic controllers

$line_item_note$122,340 per year

Pharmacists

$line_item_note$120,950 per year

Publish Date: Thursday, December 17, 2015