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Highest Paying Jobs In America for 2017

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Written by Eric

The highest paying jobs in America in 2017 is outlined in a report that was just issued by the job site Glassdoor.

The various occupations are in a wide variety of industries. You don’t have to be working in the healthcare industry to make a pretty dime. 

Check them out:

 

1 – Physician

Median Base Salary: $187,876

Number of job openings: 7,770

 

2 – Pharmacy Manager

Median Base Salary: $149,064

Number of job openings: 2,370

 

3 – Patent Attorney

Median Base Salary: $139,272

Number of job openings: 525

 

4 – Medical Science Liaison

Median Base Salary: $132,842

Number of job openings: 391

 

5 – Pharmacist

Median Base Salary: $125,847

Number of job openings: 5,496

 

6 – Enterprise Architect

Median Base Salary: $112,560

Number of job openings: 1,320

 




 

7 – Physician Assistant

Median Base Salary: $112,529

Number of job openings: 13,547

 

8 – Applications Development Manager

Median Base Salary: $112,045

Number of job openings: 516

 

9 – R&D Manager

Median Base Salary: $111,905

Number of job openings: 185

 

10 – Corporate Controller

Median Base Salary: $110,855

Number of job openings: 259

 

11 – Software Engineering Manager

Median Base Salary: $109,350

Number of job openings: 1,011

 

12 – IT Architect

Median Base Salary: $105,303

Number of job openings: 250

 




 

13 – Software Architect

Median Base Salary: $104,754

Number of job openings: 1,147

 

14 – Nurse Practitioner

Median Base Salary: $104,144

Number of job openings: 12,566

 

15 – Solutions Architect

Median Base Salary: $102,678

Number of job openings: 4,174

 

Read the entire report here on Glassdoor

 

16 – Data Architect

Median Base Salary: $102,091

Number of job openings: 1,438

 

17 – Actuary

Median Base Salary: $99,507

Number of job openings: 463

 

18 – IT Program Manager

Median Base Salary: $98,883

Number of job openings: 250

 

19 – UX Manager

Median Base Salary: $98,353

Number of job openings: 263

 

20 – Systems Architect

Median Base Salary: $97,873

Number of job openings: 1,167

 

21 – Plant Manager

Median Base Salary: $97,189

Number of job openings: 1,286

 




 

22 – Scrum Master

Median Base Salary: $95,167

Number of job openings: 2,072

 

23 – Financial Planning & Analysis Manager

Median Base Salary: $94,862

Number of job openings: 501

 

24 – Nuclear Engineer

Median Base Salary: $94,852

Number of job openings: 155

 

25 – Attorney

Median Base Salary: $94,695

Number of job openings: 1,010

 

Read the entire report here on Glassdoor

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