Highest Paying Jobs In America

Posted: Mar 10 2016, 7:21am CST | by , in News | Latest Business News

 

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If you are not a lawyer, a doctor, or a research and development manager, the chances of you being one of the highest paid people in America is slim. Glassdoor, the company that keeps transparency in pay and behavior for companies, has released its annual list of the 25 highest paying jobs in America.

Doctor's ranked first at a median salary of $180,000. Lawyers were second with a $144,500 median salary, and research and development managers average $142,120.

 The 22nd ranking, a product manager, has the highest number of job openings at 7,758.

The full list is as follows:

1. Physician

Median Base Salary: $180,000

Number of Job Openings: 2,064

 

2. Lawyer

Median Base Salary: $144,500

Number of Job Openings: 995

 

3. Research & Development Manager

Median Base Salary: $142,120

Number of Job Openings: 112

 

4. Software Development Manager

Median Base Salary: $132,000

Number of Job Openings: 3,495

 

5. Pharmacy Manager

Median Base Salary: $130,000

Number of Job Openings: 1,766

 

6. Strategy Manager

Median Base Salary: $130,000

Number of Job Openings: 701

 

7. Software Architect

Median Base Salary: $128,250

Number of Job Openings: 655

 

8. Integrated Circuit Designer Engineer

· Median Base Salary: $127,500

Number of Job Openings: 165

 

9. IT Manager

Median Base Salary: $120,000

Number of Job Openings: 3,152

 

10. Solutions Architect

Median Base Salary: $120,000

Number of Job Openings: 2,838

 

11. Engagement Manager

Median Base Salary: $120,000

Number of Job Openings: 1,452

 

12. Applications Development Manager

Median Base Salary: $120,000

Number of Job Openings: 263

 

13. Pharmacist

Median Base Salary: $118,000

Number of Job Openings: 4,502

 

14. Systems Architect

Median Base Salary: $116,920

Number of Job Openings: 439

 

15. Finance Manager

Median Base Salary: $115,000

Number of Job Openings: 2,582

 

16. Data Scientist

Median Base Salary: $115,000

Number of Job Openings: 1,985

 

17. Risk Manager

Median Base Salary: $115,000

Number of Job Openings: 1,137

 

18. Creative Director

Median Base Salary: $115,000

Number of Job Openings: 696

 

19. Actuary

Median Base Salary: $115,000

Number of Job Openings: 175

 

20. Data Architect

Median Base Salary: $113,000

Number of Job Openings: 762

 

21. Tax Manager

Median Base Salary: $110,000

Number of Job Openings: 1,495

 

22. Product Manager

Median Base Salary: $107,000

Number of Job Openings: 7,758

 

23. Design Manager

Median Base Salary: $106,500

Number of Job Openings: 510

 

24. Analytics Manager

Median Base Salary: $106,000

Number of Job Openings: 988

 

25. Information Systems Manager

Median Base Salary: $106,000

Number of Job Openings: 147

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