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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 Greensboro 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 Greensboro.
Here’s a quick look at the top ten highest paying jobs in Greensboro:
Everyone’s favorite, dentists, place number 3 on the list of highest paid professions in Greensboro. 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 Greensboro and North Carolina job scene here:
We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 472 job classifications in Greensboro 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.
For more reading, check out:
|Rank||Job Title||Average Salary|
|1||Physicians and Surgeons, All Other||$260,840|
|2||Obstetricians and Gynecologists||$257,930|
|4||Family and General Practitioners||$234,360|
|9||Natural Sciences Managers||$136,960|
|10||Compensation and Benefits Managers||$136,630|
|11||General and Operations Managers||$134,650|
|14||Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents||$132,050|
|18||Architectural and Engineering Managers||$119,620|
|20||Computer and Information Systems Managers||$118,880|
|21||Human Resources Managers||$115,880|
|23||Managers, All Other||$114,690|
|24||Public Relations and Fundraising Managers||$114,040|
|25||Medical and Health Services Managers||$107,060|
|27||Advertising and Promotions Managers||$105,520|
|28||Economics Teachers, Postsecondary||$98,450|
|29||Training and Development Managers||$97,480|
|30||Industrial Production Managers||$97,380|
|32||Software Developers, Systems Software||$97,090|
|33||Administrative Services Managers||$96,690|
|34||Education Administrators, Postsecondary||$96,610|
|35||Computer Network Architects||$95,790|
|38||Software Developers, Applications||$92,830|
|39||Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists||$92,040|
|40||Computer Hardware Engineers||$91,380|
|41||First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers||$89,850|
|44||Computer Systems Analysts||$88,020|
|46||Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers||$85,970|
|48||Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers||$85,130|
|49||Commercial and Industrial Designers||$84,600|
|52||Insurance Sales Agents||$83,940|
|53||Power Plant Operators||$83,480|
|54||Business Teachers, Postsecondary||$83,220|
|58||Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary||$80,630|
|59||Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products||$80,380|
|61||Network and Computer Systems Administrators||$79,640|
|64||Personal Financial Advisors||$78,240|
|66||Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products||$77,440|
|68||Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$76,910|
|72||Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors||$74,900|
|76||First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives||$74,070|
|78||Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School||$73,540|
|79||Computer Occupations, All Other||$73,000|
|80||Accountants and Auditors||$72,810|
|81||Information Security Analysts||$72,370|
|84||First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers||$70,770|
|85||Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$70,750|
|86||Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary||$70,720|
|87||Occupational Therapy Assistants||$69,990|
|88||Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary||$69,980|
|89||Education Teachers, Postsecondary||$69,890|
|90||Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists||$68,920|
|91||Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||$68,480|
|92||Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists||$68,380|
|93||Physics Teachers, Postsecondary||$68,370|
|95||Occupational Health and Safety Specialists||$68,190|
|97||Business Operations Specialists, All Other||$67,390|
|98||Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists||$67,380|
|100||Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary||$66,670|
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