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

We combed through the data to identify the profession in Cincinnati that will get you rich.

Chris Kolmarby Chris KolmarRankings - 13 hours ago

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 Cincinnati 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 Anesthesiologists are the highest paid people in Cincinnati.

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

  1. Anesthesiologists
  2. Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  3. Chief Executives
  4. Family and General Practitioners
  5. Surgeons
  6. Pediatricians, General
  7. Physicists
  8. Dentists, General
  9. Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
  10. Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

Everyone’s favorite dentists place number 8 on the list of highest paid professions in the Cincinnati. 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 Cincinnati and Ohio job scene here:

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How we determined the highest paid jobs in Cincinnati For 2018

We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 595 job classifications in Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati

Rank Job Title Average Salary Entry Level Salary # Of People
1 Anesthesiologists $216,540 $58,570 230
2 Obstetricians and Gynecologists $213,910 $56,810 270
3 Chief Executives $206,400 $89,600 1,410
4 Family and General Practitioners $199,570 $132,420 800
5 Surgeons $175,090 $53,940 440
6 Pediatricians, General $174,730 $110,190 490
7 Physicists $173,620 $88,750 100
8 Dentists, General $170,090 $74,310 510
9 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $167,720 $53,100 2,630
10 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary $158,000 $52,480 2,970
11 Real Estate Brokers $153,780 $18,970 80
12 Internists, General $144,530 $53,130 580
13 Nurse Anesthetists $139,900 $106,050 360
14 Sales Managers $135,330 $64,120 2,940
15 Air Traffic Controllers $135,140 $103,440 60
16 Marketing Managers $127,630 $70,420 1,380
17 Architectural and Engineering Managers $127,170 $81,880 1,490
18 Computer and Information Systems Managers $126,910 $76,480 2,900
19 Financial Managers $126,520 $59,240 5,850
20 Natural Sciences Managers $123,860 $64,150 390
21 Lawyers $121,660 $53,390 3,740
22 Compensation and Benefits Managers $117,780 $66,280 180
23 Pharmacists $115,890 $78,690 2,290
24 Human Resources Managers $114,140 $67,940 1,100
25 General and Operations Managers $113,900 $43,400 13,140
26 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates $112,790 $36,950 160
27 Advertising and Promotions Managers $112,790 $55,950 180
28 Purchasing Managers $111,720 $72,450 690
29 Economics Teachers, Postsecondary $109,780 $51,540 70
30 Chiropractors $109,230 $44,940 220
31 Sales Engineers $108,410 $51,200 640
32 Training and Development Managers $108,160 $59,800 200
33 Industrial Production Managers $104,610 $58,130 2,210
34 Education Administrators, Postsecondary $104,360 $53,610 750
35 Managers, All Other $103,700 $44,960 2,740
36 Optometrists $103,160 $44,660 170
37 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers $102,850 $55,000 370
38 Medical and Health Services Managers $101,420 $64,470 2,820
39 Podiatrists $101,060 $53,370 80
40 Computer Network Architects $100,360 $65,780 890
41 Nurse Practitioners $100,360 $80,290 1,190
42 Physical Scientists, All Other $99,100 $66,300 140
43 Construction Managers $98,140 $56,000 1,920
44 Environmental Engineers $96,780 $63,790 260
45 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $96,690 $64,500 660
46 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers $95,360 $69,610 670
47 Actuaries $95,310 $53,200 220
48 Physician Assistants $94,840 $71,350 360
49 Materials Engineers $94,280 $54,410 120
50 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers $94,270 $49,480 80
51 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents $92,650 $29,910 3,230
52 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval $91,900 $43,990 670
53 Biochemists and Biophysicists $91,620 $51,270 30
54 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers $91,490 $51,830 1,140
55 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary $91,080 $37,420 440
56 Industrial Engineers $90,970 $58,200 3,940
57 Computer Systems Analysts $90,280 $54,410 6,960
58 Software Developers, Systems Software $89,340 $57,920 1,040
59 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $89,310 $55,960 90
60 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other $88,730 $49,080 270
61 Elevator Installers and Repairers $88,540 $70,520 120
62 Veterinarians $88,140 $41,010 340
63 Operations Research Analysts $87,290 $56,200 870
64 Psychologists, All Other $87,250 $43,850 80
65 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary $87,020 $42,080 270
66 Physical Therapists $86,140 $59,200 1,480
67 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products $85,130 $34,220 5,100
68 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School $84,550 $57,040 1,590
69 Administrative Services Managers $83,350 $48,030 2,520
70 Occupational Therapists $83,010 $55,640 1,030
71 Software Developers, Applications $82,960 $49,380 6,830
72 Chemical Engineers $82,660 $39,270 250
73 Statisticians $82,330 $45,650 260
74 Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary $82,270 $37,430 330
75 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers $81,850 $40,970 1,650
76 Database Administrators $81,610 $51,140 1,310
77 Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary $81,440 $47,330 40
78 Audiologists $80,890 $52,230 110
79 Information Security Analysts $80,730 $50,680 860
80 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary $79,890 $42,360 150
81 Management Analysts $79,370 $36,150 3,900
82 Therapists, All Other $79,150 $44,250 70
83 Engineers, All Other $78,770 $46,950 1,320
84 Mechanical Engineers $78,710 $50,230 2,190
85 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives $78,550 $56,620 510
86 Commercial Pilots $78,380 $28,050 300
87 Art Directors $77,830 $43,260 330
88 Electrical Engineers $77,790 $52,980 1,080
89 Civil Engineers $77,760 $46,110 1,520
90 Network and Computer Systems Administrators $76,830 $49,750 3,350
91 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary $76,660 $33,730 260
92 Loan Officers $76,550 $34,270 2,890
93 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health $75,480 $39,370 420
94 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels $74,930 $32,740 200
95 Transportation Inspectors $74,850 $24,740 120
96 Biological Scientists, All Other $74,450 $38,750 150
97 Speech-Language Pathologists $74,380 $47,050 1,140
98 Detectives and Criminal Investigators $74,370 $43,980 320
99 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products $73,890 $31,710 11,040
100 Education Teachers, Postsecondary $73,630 $23,030 730

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