Is 2017 the year of the big paycheck? If you’re looking for one of the highest paying jobs in America in 2017, then this is the post for you. Just this month, Glassdoor.com released their annual list of the highest paying jobs in America. Can you guess what careers made the list for 2017?
Finding the perfect job for you requires quite a bit of research. So many factors come into play – location, work-life balance, perks & benefits, employers, personal interests, education requirements, and of course paychecks. It’s your responsibility to prioritize these things and then fine tune your job search to focus on jobs that meet your criteria.
If you’re keen to find one of the highest paying jobs in America in 2017, then this list from Glassdoor will help you focus on the top jobs. Without further ado, here is Glassdoor’s list of the highest paying jobs in America:
- Physician – $187,876
- Pharmacy Manager – $149.064
- Patent Attorney – $139,272
- Medical Science Liaison – $132,842
- Pharmacist – $125,847
- Enterprise Architect – $112,560
- Physician Assistant – $112,529
- Applications Development Manager – $112,045
- R&D Manager – $11905
- Corporate Controller – $110,855
- Software Engineering Manager – $109,350
- IT Architect – $105,303
- Software Architect – $104,754
- Nurse Practitioner– $104,144
- Solutions Architect – $102,678
- Data Architect – $102,091
- Actuary – $99,507
- IT Program Manager – $98,883
- UX Manager – $98,353
- Systems Architect – $97,873
- Plant Manager – $97,189
- Scrum Master – $95,167
- Financial Planning & Analysis Manager – $94,862
- Nuclear Engineer – $94,852
- Attorney – $94,695
View the original post on Glassdoor.com to learn more about these jobs including how many job openings exist, the methodology used to make the list, and the hottest cities where you can find these jobs.
We found it interesting to compare this year’s list with the list of the highest paying jobs in America in 2016. There are certainly a few changes worth checking out.
Which of these jobs are you likely to pursue? Stop by JobMonkey.com to learn about these jobs and other cool jobs. When you’re ready, head over to the JobMonkey JobCenter to search and apply for jobs. Happy job hunting!
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