These Are The 100 Highest Paying Jobs In Ogden, UT 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 Ogden 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 Ogden.

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

  1. Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  2. Surgeons
  3. Family and General Practitioners
  4. Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
  5. Physician Assistants
  6. Architectural and Engineering Managers
  7. Computer and Information Systems Managers
  8. Pharmacists
  9. Natural Sciences Managers
  10. Chemical Engineers

Everyone’s favorite, dentists, place number 31 on the list of highest paid professions in Ogden. 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 Ogden and Utah job scene here:

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How we determined the highest paid jobs in Ogden For 2018

We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 402 job classifications in Ogden 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 Ogden

Rank Job Title Average Salary Entry Level Salary # Of People
1 Obstetricians and Gynecologists $267,370 $172,350 30
2 Surgeons $262,050 $169,820 40
3 Family and General Practitioners $227,750 $116,320 210
4 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $189,180 $54,650 190
5 Physician Assistants $132,450 $86,500 150
6 Architectural and Engineering Managers $132,040 $79,080 290
7 Computer and Information Systems Managers $119,500 $80,560 320
8 Pharmacists $117,310 $97,590 350
9 Natural Sciences Managers $117,170 $67,550 70
10 Chemical Engineers $115,530 $36,820 30
11 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists $113,760 $67,840 30
12 Chief Executives $113,250 $16,750 430
13 Veterinarians $106,920 $69,360 90
14 Purchasing Managers $104,670 $57,410 120
15 Managers, All Other $101,490 $50,630 370
16 Industrial Production Managers $100,310 $54,260 410
17 Marketing Managers $99,380 $43,440 130
18 Sales Managers $98,330 $42,790 310
19 Software Developers, Systems Software $98,120 $56,130 240
20 Financial Managers $97,560 $45,290 580
21 Engineers, All Other $96,970 $54,000 250
22 Optometrists $95,200 $49,150 60
23 Electrical Engineers $94,110 $57,300 250
24 Physical Therapists $93,970 $59,530 300
25 Nurse Practitioners $92,950 $52,780 210
26 Lawyers $91,220 $50,710 350
27 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School $90,980 $64,750 380
28 Medical and Health Services Managers $90,460 $52,450 350
29 Human Resources Managers $90,010 $60,100 100
30 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers $88,310 $37,070 270
31 Dentists, General $88,020 $48,190 410
32 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers $87,310 $46,830 200
33 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $86,000 $57,640 940
34 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products $84,800 $37,890 520
35 Computer Occupations, All Other $84,080 $62,550 970
36 Education Administrators, Postsecondary $82,980 $52,050 110
37 Environmental Engineers $82,440 $53,360 90
38 Civil Engineers $82,260 $50,190 570
39 Computer Network Architects $82,050 $54,340 70
40 Database Administrators $81,850 $48,340 100
41 Mechanical Engineers $81,430 $55,100 960
42 Computer and Information Research Scientists $80,660 $55,110 290
43 Financial Analysts $80,630 $46,450 90
44 Network and Computer Systems Administrators $80,020 $52,610 470
45 Industrial Engineers $79,450 $50,910 510
46 Budget Analysts $78,340 $58,570 120
47 Biomedical Engineers $78,250 $46,960 30
48 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $77,880 $49,740 70
49 Aerospace Engineers $77,680 $52,380 530
50 Occupational Therapists $77,540 $48,840 150
51 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists $75,460 $41,040 170
52 Logisticians $75,000 $49,620 1,140
53 Materials Engineers $74,870 $54,450 150
54 Management Analysts $74,790 $37,660 1,190
55 Education Administrators, All Other $74,600 $43,530 50
56 Business Teachers, Postsecondary $74,470 $39,760 100
57 Speech-Language Pathologists $74,170 $51,210 200
58 Administrative Services Managers $73,830 $40,230 230
59 Software Developers, Applications $72,980 $31,200 710
60 Information Security Analysts $72,470 $51,670 40
61 General and Operations Managers $72,460 $18,890 5,340
62 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $72,370 $38,490 50
63 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians $71,610 $50,610 50
64 Accountants and Auditors $71,600 $40,740 1,730
65 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products $71,580 $45,860 870
66 Computer Systems Analysts $71,380 $49,780 390
67 Construction Managers $70,460 $50,170 420
68 Chemists $70,270 $41,010 80
69 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health $69,710 $44,640 110
70 Business Operations Specialists, All Other $69,640 $48,410 2,230
71 Technical Writers $69,550 $43,730 130
72 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives $69,210 $48,650 200
73 Producers and Directors $68,990 $44,950 70
74 Surveyors $68,880 $35,270 130
75 Dental Hygienists $68,590 $55,670 480
76 Financial Specialists, All Other $68,310 $42,650 380
77 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers $68,010 $43,570 910
78 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians $67,800 $52,970 390
79 Computer Programmers $66,850 $31,450 340
80 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers $65,760 $33,720 180
81 Conservation Scientists $65,640 $44,120 40
82 Operations Research Analysts $65,520 $26,450 70
83 Industrial Engineering Technicians $65,460 $49,850 290
84 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists $65,220 $35,400 130
85 Special Education Teachers, All Other $65,080 $46,010 90
86 Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary $64,660 $43,300 40
87 Detectives and Criminal Investigators $64,520 $42,650 100
88 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers $63,550 $36,110 140
89 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products $63,490 $21,300 2,070
90 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other $62,650 $28,560 150
91 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary $61,730 $30,800 120
92 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate $61,720 $32,300 150
93 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers $61,560 $42,790 200
94 Chiropractors $61,300 $36,190 50
95 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers $61,230 $49,340 50
96 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents $61,200 $26,620 430
97 Cost Estimators $60,570 $35,270 570
98 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval $60,350 $26,840 70
99 Personal Financial Advisors $59,890 $28,230 120
100 Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic $59,870 $34,920 40