We combed through the data to identify the profession in Cleveland that will get you rich.
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 Cleveland 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 Obstetricians And Gynecologists are the highest paid people in Cleveland.
Here’s a quick look at the top ten highest paying jobs in Cleveland:
Everyone’s favorite dentists place number 6 on the list of highest paid professions in the Cleveland. 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 Cleveland and Ohio job scene here:
We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 546 job classifications in Cleveland 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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|Rank||Job Title||Average Salary|
|1||Obstetricians and Gynecologists||$256,520|
|4||Physicians and Surgeons, All Other||$194,070|
|5||Family and General Practitioners||$186,480|
|12||Air Traffic Controllers||$145,690|
|14||Natural Sciences Managers||$139,030|
|16||Architectural and Engineering Managers||$128,430|
|17||Computer and Information Systems Managers||$126,700|
|21||Human Resources Managers||$116,940|
|24||General and Operations Managers||$113,740|
|25||Public Relations and Fundraising Managers||$111,810|
|26||Compensation and Benefits Managers||$111,760|
|28||Training and Development Managers||$110,270|
|33||Managers, All Other||$102,580|
|34||Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers||$100,070|
|35||Medical and Health Services Managers||$98,180|
|36||Computer Network Architects||$97,740|
|38||Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents||$97,350|
|40||Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers||$95,410|
|43||Information Security Analysts||$93,660|
|44||Engineers, All Other||$93,120|
|45||Personal Financial Advisors||$92,860|
|46||Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary||$92,790|
|48||Industrial Production Managers||$92,020|
|50||Electronics Engineers, Except Computer||$88,280|
|51||Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary||$87,960|
|53||Business Teachers, Postsecondary||$86,300|
|54||Software Developers, Systems Software||$86,110|
|55||Advertising and Promotions Managers||$86,080|
|56||Administrative Services Managers||$85,990|
|57||History Teachers, Postsecondary||$84,600|
|58||Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School||$83,970|
|64||Software Developers, Applications||$82,780|
|66||Computer Systems Analysts||$81,270|
|67||First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers||$80,840|
|68||Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors||$80,830|
|69||Psychologists, All Other||$80,730|
|70||Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$80,470|
|71||Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers||$80,460|
|72||First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives||$80,440|
|74||Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary||$79,980|
|75||Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products||$79,790|
|76||Postmasters and Mail Superintendents||$79,620|
|77||Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators||$79,520|
|79||Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$78,680|
|80||Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other||$78,470|
|81||Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$78,040|
|83||Architects, Except Landscape and Naval||$76,880|
|84||Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$76,830|
|87||Orthotists and Prosthetists||$75,240|
|88||Computer Occupations, All Other||$75,120|
|90||Funeral Service Managers||$75,010|
|91||Emergency Management Directors||$74,080|
|92||Network and Computer Systems Administrators||$73,800|
|93||Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||$73,800|
|94||Financial Specialists, All Other||$73,610|
|97||Power Distributors and Dispatchers||$72,450|
|98||English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary||$72,360|
|99||Accountants and Auditors||$72,320|
|100||Occupational Health and Safety Specialists||$72,180|
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