These Are The 100 Highest Paying Jobs In Myrtle Beach, SC For 2018

Chris Kolmar
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 Myrtle Beach 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 Myrtle Beach.

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

  1. Internists, General
  2. Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
  3. Dentists, General
  4. Family and General Practitioners
  5. Chief Executives
  6. Pharmacists
  7. Lawyers
  8. Electrical Engineers
  9. Civil Engineers
  10. Computer and Information Systems Managers

Everyone’s favorite, dentists, place number 3 on the list of highest paid professions in Myrtle Beach. 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 Myrtle Beach and South Carolina job scene here:

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How we determined the highest paid jobs in Myrtle Beach For 2018

We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 300 job classifications in Myrtle Beach 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 Myrtle Beach

Rank Job Title Average Salary Entry Level Salary # Of People
1 Internists, General $249,420 $174,210 70
2 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $235,370 $110,420 140
3 Dentists, General $208,220 $79,570 80
4 Family and General Practitioners $192,010 $33,810 100
5 Chief Executives $121,260 $17,730 140
6 Pharmacists $120,200 $90,210 390
7 Lawyers $119,530 $34,900 290
8 Electrical Engineers $109,840 $56,300 40
9 Civil Engineers $107,150 $38,430 140
10 Computer and Information Systems Managers $104,590 $70,970 70
11 Managers, All Other $100,400 $54,100 70
12 Personal Financial Advisors $100,340 $29,050 90
13 Nurse Practitioners $98,750 $69,850 80
14 Nuclear Engineers $97,650 $69,270 70
15 Financial Managers $97,310 $48,730 210
16 Mechanical Engineers $96,850 $61,130 40
17 Marketing Managers $93,910 $44,640 60
18 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School $91,490 $57,840 250
19 General and Operations Managers $89,670 $31,870 2,450
20 Physician Assistants $88,540 $65,620 50
21 Physical Therapists $88,490 $61,970 240
22 Industrial Production Managers $88,150 $54,670 60
23 Occupational Therapists $87,930 $65,310 80
24 Medical and Health Services Managers $85,670 $53,670 230
25 Chiropractors $84,610 $34,620 60
26 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products $84,060 $40,670 100
27 Construction Managers $83,220 $50,240 210
28 Veterinarians $82,990 $61,390 50
29 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists $82,760 $51,830 70
30 Software Developers, Systems Software $82,390 $47,320 40
31 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval $82,240 $53,820 30
32 Management Analysts $81,800 $34,430 260
33 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers $81,550 $49,310 30
34 Speech-Language Pathologists $80,420 $51,000 150
35 Sales Managers $79,620 $43,670 220
36 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay $75,000 $56,280 90
37 Optometrists $74,960 $26,810 50
38 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents $73,900 $31,720 110
39 Administrative Services Managers $73,570 $29,810 100
40 Real Estate Brokers $71,440 $26,070 40
41 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education $71,120 $52,110 550
42 Software Developers, Applications $69,500 $28,290 110
43 Librarians $68,150 $43,000 90
44 Education Administrators, Postsecondary $67,620 $34,690 280
45 Loan Officers $67,120 $33,630 340
46 Financial Analysts $67,030 $41,340 50
47 Social and Community Service Managers $66,720 $34,660 40
48 Business Operations Specialists, All Other $66,510 $18,490 180
49 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School $66,130 $44,920 980
50 Urban and Regional Planners $64,590 $42,690 30
51 Network and Computer Systems Administrators $63,060 $38,840 110
52 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors $62,440 $34,990 200
53 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education $62,270 $34,730 170
54 Occupational Therapy Assistants $61,930 $51,570 60
55 Computer Programmers $61,890 $29,470 80
56 Computer Network Support Specialists $61,870 $35,880 150
57 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates $60,950 $22,460 30
58 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers $60,290 $35,610 200
59 Industrial Engineers $60,080 $40,900 50
60 Computer Systems Analysts $59,430 $27,040 70
61 Accountants and Auditors $59,000 $33,940 860
62 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers $58,660 $30,660 350
63 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators $58,600 $34,970 220
64 Registered Nurses $58,500 $42,710 2,080
65 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers $57,820 $36,140 150
66 Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors $57,160 $42,220 30
67 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers $57,060 $35,930 510
68 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary $56,770 $37,220 280
69 Lodging Managers $56,600 $31,910 140
70 Dental Hygienists $56,480 $42,440 160
71 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $56,210 $36,890 60
72 Database Administrators $56,030 $35,630 30
73 Physical Therapist Assistants $55,610 $39,540 100
74 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives $55,280 $37,260 240
75 Respiratory Therapists $53,550 $42,250 80
76 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education $53,040 $34,480 740
77 Postal Service Clerks $52,770 $39,190 80
78 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers $52,770 $29,850 210
79 Architectural and Civil Drafters $52,460 $38,860 60
80 Detectives and Criminal Investigators $52,380 $34,130 80
81 Training and Development Specialists $52,240 $25,820 160
82 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers $51,680 $31,900 250
83 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products $51,530 $32,600 120
84 Cost Estimators $51,450 $27,330 220
85 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers $51,400 $33,400 650
86 Postal Service Mail Carriers $51,280 $34,640 380
87 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels $50,530 $20,340 80
88 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products $50,520 $20,100 1,060
89 Construction and Building Inspectors $50,450 $33,670 120
90 Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers $50,290 $33,690 140
91 Healthcare Social Workers $50,190 $33,750 60
92 Compliance Officers $49,880 $30,790 80
93 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians $49,090 $29,000 80
94 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers $48,910 $29,570 190
95 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists $48,380 $27,360 160
96 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians $48,280 $32,200 40
97 Radiologic Technologists $47,880 $33,410 220
98 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products $47,780 $33,170 40
99 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists $47,650 $33,460 60
100 Insurance Sales Agents $47,640 $20,490 420