We combed through the data to identify the profession in Miami 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 Miami 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 Internists, General are the highest paid people in Miami.
Here’s a quick look at the top ten highest paying jobs in Miami:
Everyone’s favorite dentists place number 5 on the list of highest paid professions in the Miami. 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 Miami and Florida job scene here:
We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 539 job classifications in Miami 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|
|3||Family and General Practitioners||$195,650|
|4||Physicians and Surgeons, All Other||$183,840|
|10||General and Operations Managers||$141,220|
|11||Computer and Information Systems Managers||$140,940|
|13||Public Relations and Fundraising Managers||$135,000|
|15||Air Traffic Controllers||$131,930|
|16||Personal Financial Advisors||$131,820|
|17||Architectural and Engineering Managers||$130,460|
|18||Advertising and Promotions Managers||$128,080|
|19||Education Administrators, Postsecondary||$127,650|
|20||Industrial Production Managers||$124,490|
|21||Natural Sciences Managers||$123,670|
|22||Administrative Services Managers||$122,330|
|23||Human Resources Managers||$120,080|
|28||Medical and Health Services Managers||$115,220|
|29||Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary||$114,620|
|30||Law Teachers, Postsecondary||$114,250|
|31||First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers||$112,270|
|32||First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives||$111,480|
|34||Psychologists, All Other||$108,300|
|36||Compensation and Benefits Managers||$105,230|
|37||Physics Teachers, Postsecondary||$104,480|
|38||Managers, All Other||$102,680|
|39||Training and Development Managers||$102,640|
|40||Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents||$100,750|
|42||Computer Hardware Engineers||$100,660|
|43||First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers||$100,540|
|44||Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$99,750|
|49||Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$98,480|
|50||Business Teachers, Postsecondary||$97,850|
|52||Computer Systems Analysts||$97,120|
|56||Education Administrators, All Other||$95,260|
|58||Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School||$93,690|
|59||Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers||$92,800|
|62||Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary||$91,760|
|63||Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary||$91,250|
|64||Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary||$89,870|
|66||Producers and Directors||$88,380|
|67||Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary||$87,400|
|68||Software Developers, Systems Software||$87,180|
|69||Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists||$86,120|
|70||Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other||$85,940|
|71||Atmospheric and Space Scientists||$85,300|
|74||History Teachers, Postsecondary||$83,290|
|77||Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary||$82,110|
|78||Architects, Except Landscape and Naval||$81,970|
|79||Communications Teachers, Postsecondary||$81,390|
|80||Network and Computer Systems Administrators||$81,360|
|81||Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||$81,020|
|82||Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$80,940|
|83||Social and Community Service Managers||$80,870|
|84||Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other||$80,820|
|85||Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$80,420|
|86||Insurance Sales Agents||$80,010|
|88||Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other||$79,970|
|89||Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists||$78,830|
|90||Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary||$78,730|
|92||Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary||$78,360|
|94||Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary||$77,920|
|95||Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$77,880|
|96||Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels||$77,710|
|97||Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products||$77,610|
|98||Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary||$77,130|
|99||Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary||$77,050|
|100||Engineers, All Other||$76,870|
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