These Are The 100 Highest Paying Jobs In Canton, OH For 2018

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by Chris Kolmar
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Ever wonder who gets paid the most? Or how much your dentist makes for all the pain they put you through?

We had that same burning desire to know more about the highest paid professions in the Canton area. And if you can’t tell by that sentence, we’re a bit of what you’d call data nerds.

We decided to go directly to the source: The Bureau of Labor Statistics.

After scrounging through the Bureau of Labor Statistics, we discovered that Physicians And Surgeons, All Other are the highest paid people in Canton.

Here’s a quick look at the top ten highest paying jobs in Canton:

  1. Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
  2. Internists, General
  3. Family and General Practitioners
  4. Chief Executives
  5. Dentists, General
  6. Pharmacists
  7. Chiropractors
  8. Marketing Managers
  9. Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products
  10. Physician Assistants

Everyone’s favorite, dentists, place number 5 on the list of highest paid professions in Canton. So the next time you sit there while they drill you can dwell on the fact that they are getting extremely well paid for it.

If you’re interested, you can read more about the Canton and Ohio job scene here:

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How we determined the highest paid jobs in Canton For 2018

We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 383 job classifications in Canton in order to identify those that get paid the most.

Pretty straightforward and easy to do when the government does your job for you 🙂

We used the most recently released BLS data for this analysis which came out on March 30, 2018.

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Detailed List Of Highest Paying Jobs In Canton

Rank Job Title Average Salary Entry Level Salary # Of People
1 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $266,080 $183,850 450
2 Internists, General $239,680 $132,530 60
3 Family and General Practitioners $207,240 $106,950 200
4 Chief Executives $190,130 $73,130 160
5 Dentists, General $151,480 $52,790 120
6 Pharmacists $128,970 $99,500 390
7 Chiropractors $126,670 $85,650 50
8 Marketing Managers $119,800 $65,270 80
9 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products $117,070 $42,660 510
10 Physician Assistants $115,730 $86,020 80
11 Personal Financial Advisors $110,780 $39,050 130
12 Sales Managers $110,600 $53,810 320
13 Computer and Information Systems Managers $101,890 $72,510 170
14 Human Resources Managers $99,170 $65,800 90
15 Architectural and Engineering Managers $98,670 $73,380 110
16 Veterinarians $96,150 $75,640 80
17 Nurse Practitioners $95,240 $73,130 160
18 General and Operations Managers $94,310 $38,040 2,040
19 Occupational Therapists $94,060 $66,930 160
20 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers $93,620 $57,060 40
21 Materials Engineers $91,330 $57,870 40
22 Industrial Production Managers $90,310 $46,680 310
23 Computer Network Architects $87,870 $55,010 30
24 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School $87,740 $67,640 300
25 Physical Therapists $87,700 $55,540 310
26 Purchasing Managers $87,650 $50,670 30
27 Medical and Health Services Managers $83,400 $55,210 470
28 Management Analysts $83,170 $46,330 200
29 Financial Managers $82,360 $44,530 470
30 Education Administrators, Postsecondary $81,630 $44,240 170
31 Electrical Engineers $80,390 $48,530 90
32 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents $78,540 $26,820 210
33 Civil Engineers $76,680 $51,150 130
34 Administrative Services Managers $76,600 $49,160 230
35 Industrial Engineers $76,600 $46,960 240
36 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers $75,780 $39,980 230
37 Power Distributors and Dispatchers $75,360 $47,720 30
38 Mechanical Engineers $74,110 $41,300 250
39 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers $73,200 $34,780 160
40 Database Administrators $72,500 $46,410 60
41 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists $71,610 $49,390 80
42 Optometrists $71,610 $41,810 50
43 Computer Programmers $70,950 $44,910 140
44 Computer Systems Analysts $70,370 $50,930 210
45 Construction Managers $70,170 $45,970 210
46 Speech-Language Pathologists $69,800 $44,180 170
47 Insurance Sales Agents $69,020 $29,980 380
48 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives $69,010 $50,960 90
49 Logisticians $68,980 $45,040 60
50 Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators $68,870 $60,080 40
51 Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary $68,340 $25,580 300
52 Managers, All Other $67,820 $36,090 110
53 Software Developers, Applications $66,540 $36,330 300
54 Pipelayers $66,500 $39,810 40
55 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door $65,460 $45,600 40
56 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary $64,880 $19,990 30
57 Financial Analysts $64,610 $44,520 40
58 Financial Specialists, All Other $64,500 $50,720 50
59 Nuclear Medicine Technologists $63,620 $52,000 40
60 Computer Occupations, All Other $62,950 $27,240 60
61 Physical Therapist Assistants $62,740 $45,070 340
62 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers $62,520 $35,000 560
63 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products $62,040 $26,440 1,430
64 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary $61,910 $35,760 160
65 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers $61,770 $38,190 120
66 Dental Hygienists $61,720 $52,550 190
67 Social and Community Service Managers $61,620 $40,890 90
68 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health $61,530 $41,430 80
69 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists $61,280 $40,450 130
70 Network and Computer Systems Administrators $61,110 $40,790 250
71 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $60,690 $45,890 70
72 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers $60,570 $35,930 510
73 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary $60,420 $39,500 30
74 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education $59,900 $39,830 2,020
75 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School $59,360 $38,060 190
76 Accountants and Auditors $59,320 $34,660 870
77 History Teachers, Postsecondary $59,100 $28,150 30
78 Registered Nurses $59,050 $44,510 3,990
79 Dietitians and Nutritionists $58,920 $43,660 90
80 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists $58,810 $48,710 80
81 Glaziers $58,480 $29,530 80
82 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education $57,760 $34,270 1,540
83 Human Resources Specialists $57,570 $33,130 380
84 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education $57,400 $36,570 840
85 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School $56,600 $36,100 240
86 Occupational Therapy Assistants $56,570 $44,120 180
87 Cost Estimators $56,420 $33,380 360
88 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists $56,380 $48,760 140
89 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers $56,250 $30,660 180
90 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators $56,230 $35,800 570
91 Education Teachers, Postsecondary $56,110 $38,210 110
92 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education $55,720 $39,570 180
93 Brickmasons and Blockmasons $55,570 $35,910 140
94 Business Operations Specialists, All Other $55,310 $32,380 530
95 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators $54,820 $42,390 60
96 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents $54,470 $35,810 40
97 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators $53,990 $33,300 280
98 Health Educators $53,930 $32,420 30
99 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary $53,870 $32,030 40
100 Mechanical Drafters $53,690 $39,250 90