We combed through the data to identify the profession in Orlando 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 Orlando 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 Surgeons are the highest paid people in Orlando.
Here’s a quick look at the top ten highest paying jobs in Orlando:
Everyone’s favorite dentists place number 7 on the list of highest paid professions in the Orlando. 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 Orlando and Florida job scene here:
We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 539 job classifications in Orlando 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|
|2||Obstetricians and Gynecologists||$237,430|
|3||Physicians and Surgeons, All Other||$216,580|
|9||Family and General Practitioners||$146,800|
|10||Computer and Information Systems Managers||$141,490|
|11||Law Teachers, Postsecondary||$138,170|
|13||Advertising and Promotions Managers||$130,120|
|15||Real Estate Brokers||$123,940|
|16||Architectural and Engineering Managers||$123,420|
|17||Medical and Health Services Managers||$121,230|
|19||Natural Sciences Managers||$120,860|
|20||General and Operations Managers||$120,760|
|23||Human Resources Managers||$115,170|
|24||Personal Financial Advisors||$114,720|
|25||Public Relations and Fundraising Managers||$113,080|
|26||Managers, All Other||$112,260|
|28||Industrial Production Managers||$110,360|
|30||Software Developers, Systems Software||$108,470|
|31||Education Administrators, Postsecondary||$107,490|
|33||Administrative Services Managers||$106,780|
|34||Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers||$98,410|
|36||Computer Hardware Engineers||$97,210|
|37||Physics Teachers, Postsecondary||$96,770|
|38||Training and Development Managers||$96,230|
|39||Compensation and Benefits Managers||$96,010|
|40||Education Administrators, All Other||$95,560|
|41||Engineers, All Other||$95,230|
|43||Psychologists, All Other||$93,090|
|46||Computer and Information Research Scientists||$92,130|
|47||Atmospheric and Space Scientists||$91,750|
|49||Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers||$90,890|
|51||Business Teachers, Postsecondary||$90,130|
|52||Information Security Analysts||$90,020|
|53||Software Developers, Applications||$89,470|
|54||Electronics Engineers, Except Computer||$89,180|
|56||Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary||$88,270|
|58||Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School||$88,040|
|61||First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers||$86,660|
|62||Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists||$86,490|
|63||Network and Computer Systems Administrators||$85,410|
|66||First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives||$84,510|
|67||Computer Network Architects||$82,120|
|68||Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary||$81,780|
|69||Computer Systems Analysts||$81,770|
|71||Labor Relations Specialists||$80,290|
|72||Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary||$79,840|
|73||Producers and Directors||$79,190|
|75||Cartographers and Photogrammetrists||$78,600|
|76||History Teachers, Postsecondary||$78,350|
|77||Postmasters and Mail Superintendents||$78,220|
|78||Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products||$77,860|
|79||Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes||$77,830|
|87||Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors||$74,670|
|88||First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers||$73,340|
|90||Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors||$73,030|
|91||Food Service Managers||$72,990|
|93||Nuclear Medicine Technologists||$72,820|
|94||Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary||$72,570|
|95||Social and Community Service Managers||$72,150|
|96||Architects, Except Landscape and Naval||$71,950|
|97||Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other||$70,130|
|98||Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other||$69,990|
|99||Business Operations Specialists, All Other||$69,100|
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