The 100 Highest Paying Jobs In North Carolina For 2022

By Chris Kolmar - Jun. 7, 2021

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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 North Carolina. And if you can’t tell by that sentence, we’re a bit of what you’d call data nerds.

After the data science team did a thorough analysis of the data, we discovered that Consultant And Sales Representative are the highest paid people in North Carolina.

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

  1. Consultant And Sales Representative
  2. Vice President, Products Marketing
  3. Revenue Officer
  4. President Chief Technology Officer
  5. Executive Vice President Of Sales
  6. Senior Director, Product Management
  7. Senior Director, Operations
  8. President Of Operations
  9. Vice President, Product Management
  10. Executive Vice President

How we determined the highest paid jobs in North Carolina For 2021

To create our salary estimates, Zippia starts with data published in publicly available sources such as the most recently released data on March 29, 2021 from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Foreign Labor Certification Data Center (FLC), Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and others. The data science team then supplements that data by continuously scanning through millions of job postings each day to find published salaries. We match these published salaries to the companies, locations, and job titles in other datasets. Finally, the data science team calculates a weighted average of these inputs to produce an estimated salary for the particular job title in North Carolina.

In total, the team looked at the salary data set for all 5208 jobs in North Carolina in order to identify those that get paid the most.

Detailed List Of Highest Paying Jobs In North Carolina

Rank Job Title Average Salary Entry Level Salary # Of People
1 Consultant And Sales Representative $208,837 $155,000 3,113
2 Vice President, Products Marketing $204,285 $149,000 1,898
3 Revenue Officer $187,021 $131,000 1,155
4 President Chief Technology Officer $176,740 $121,000 2,444
5 Executive Vice President Of Sales $176,150 $115,000 2,076
6 Senior Director, Product Management $175,957 $120,000 2,387
7 Senior Director, Operations $173,959 $117,000 1,830
8 President Of Operations $173,275 $113,000 1,844
9 Vice President, Product Management $172,798 $118,000 2,339
10 Executive Vice President $172,707 $113,000 1,812
11 Senior Vice President Of Marketing $172,469 $114,000 1,448
12 Vice President, Field Operations $171,730 $112,000 2,251
13 Head Of Security $171,255 $121,000 1,300
14 Pain Management Physician $170,815 $110,000 1,335
15 Corporate Director $170,707 $113,000 1,003
16 President/chief Executive Officer $168,251 $109,000 2,638
17 Acute Care Physician $167,740 $110,000 1,896
18 Senior Director, Product Marketing $167,682 $112,000 1,886
19 Senior Director Of Information Technology $167,318 $115,000 1,249
20 Senior Practice Manager $166,194 $111,000 1,085
21 Director Of Business Solutions $165,951 $110,000 1,451
22 Executive Vice President Of Operations $165,882 $108,000 2,997
23 Chief Executive Officer/chief Technology Officer $165,731 $110,000 2,894
24 Chief Marketing Officer $165,321 $104,000 2,355
25 Sales And Marketing Vice President $164,876 $106,000 1,980
26 Chief Medical Officer $164,838 $106,000 1,593
27 Vice President, Business Operations $164,298 $108,000 2,396
28 Primary Care Physician $163,468 $108,000 1,782
29 President And General Manager $162,927 $106,000 3,055
30 Vice President-Project Management $162,022 $105,000 2,031
31 Senior Vice President, Engineering $161,530 $106,000 1,198
32 Chief Nursing Officer $160,967 $101,000 1,307
33 Senior Vice President, Sales $160,483 $102,000 1,102
34 Director Of Professional Services $160,262 $105,000 1,709
35 Staff Physician $160,150 $105,000 1,011
36 Senior Director, Product $160,029 $104,000 1,613
37 Vice President General Manager $158,892 $101,000 3,043
38 Chief Executive Officer And Operator $158,836 $100,000 2,003
39 Executive Vice President Marketing $157,983 $97,000 2,452
40 Human Resources Vice President $157,812 $100,000 1,001
41 Vice President Of Global Operations $157,013 $98,000 2,310
42 Director, Technical Operations $156,573 $100,000 2,475
43 Vice President Of Professional Services $156,065 $102,000 1,786
44 President Chief Operating Officer $155,968 $96,000 2,086
45 Primary Care Pediatrician $155,894 $99,000 1,486
46 Director, Managing Consultant $155,606 $101,000 1,472
47 Chief Executive Officer $155,479 $98,000 2,256
48 Global Director $154,196 $98,000 1,009
49 Vice President Of National Accounts $154,105 $96,000 1,103
50 Vice President $153,244 $97,000 1,233
51 Public Health Physician $151,701 $92,000 1,780
52 Director, Global Marketing $150,429 $95,000 1,534
53 Vice President Product Development $150,089 $96,000 1,744
54 Chief Operating Officer, Chief Technology Officer $150,055 $95,000 2,041
55 Chief Executive Officer/chief Finance Officer $149,627 $93,000 3,133
56 Senior Director Of Finance $149,395 $93,000 1,414
57 Industrial Truck Driver $149,349 $97,000 4,007
58 Vice President, Business Development $148,883 $91,000 1,320
59 Medical Safety Director $148,666 $93,000 1,250
60 Director Of Consumer Marketing $148,552 $93,000 1,554
61 Global Director Of Information Technology $148,436 $93,000 1,424
62 Information Technology Director $148,395 $99,000 1,117
63 Chief Technology Officer $147,983 $94,000 2,235
64 Vice President Of Technical Operations $147,949 $93,000 1,921
65 Chief Information Officer $147,566 $89,000 2,119
66 Vice President Of Manufacturing $146,583 $96,000 1,290
67 Emergency Medicine Specialist $145,922 $89,000 5,518
68 Senior Director Of Business Development $145,919 $92,000 1,422
69 Director Of Product Development $145,856 $94,000 1,668
70 Director Of Infrastructure Operations $145,549 $93,000 1,770
71 Director, Global Business Development $145,393 $90,000 1,732
72 Senior Director $145,169 $90,000 1,151
73 Vice President Technology Services $144,854 $92,000 2,091
74 Sales Vice President $144,072 $89,000 1,346
75 Director Of Systems Integration $143,963 $99,000 1,609
76 Director Of Systems Engineering $143,729 $99,000 1,830
77 Director Of Strategy Marketing $143,656 $86,000 1,638
78 Product Manager, North America $142,986 $91,000 1,503
79 Senior Director Of Marketing $142,731 $87,000 1,604
80 Solutions Director $142,677 $96,000 1,134
81 Director, Marketing Product Development $142,363 $89,000 1,575
82 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist $142,236 $86,000 5,852
83 Director, Product Marketing $141,882 $90,000 1,960
84 Senior Vice President-Operations $141,583 $84,000 2,051
85 Software Director $141,515 $99,000 1,612
86 Family Practitioner $141,001 $85,000 4,939
87 Executive Director, Information Technology $140,766 $89,000 2,262
88 Marketing Technology Director $140,593 $86,000 2,252
89 Product Line Director $140,385 $87,000 1,730
90 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Hospitalist $140,033 $84,000 1,232
91 Vice President Of Operations And Engineering $139,881 $89,000 1,323
92 Director Of Marketing And Product Management $139,766 $88,000 2,615
93 Operations Vice President $139,649 $84,000 2,016
94 Senior Director Of Engineering $139,577 $91,000 1,324
95 Controller/director Of Finance $139,576 $87,000 1,168
96 Vice President Of Information Technology $139,214 $91,000 1,692
97 Corporate Director Of Marketing $139,207 $88,000 1,584
98 Chief Operating Officer $138,890 $83,000 1,612
99 Senior Director, Product Development $138,600 $84,000 2,630
100 Director Of Manufacturing Operations $138,223 $89,000 2,396
Editor’s Note: Article updated for 2021. This is our sixth time ranking the highest paying jobs in North Carolina

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Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar is a co-founder of Zippia and the editor-in-chief of the Zippia career advice blog. He has hired over 50 people in his career, been hired five times, and wants to help you land your next job. His research has been featured on the New York Times, Thrillist, VOX, The Atlantic, and a host of local news. More recently, he's been quoted on USA Today, BusinessInsider, and CNBC.

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