These Are The 100 Highest Paying Jobs In Urban Honolulu, HI For 2018

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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 Urban Honolulu 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 Family And General Practitioners are the highest paid people in Urban Honolulu.

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

  1. Family and General Practitioners
  2. Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
  3. Internists, General
  4. Nurse Anesthetists
  5. Pediatricians, General
  6. Real Estate Brokers
  7. Chief Executives
  8. Dentists, General
  9. Education Administrators, Postsecondary
  10. Psychiatrists

Everyone’s favorite, dentists, place number 8 on the list of highest paid professions in Urban Honolulu. 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 Urban Honolulu and Hawaii job scene here:

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How we determined the highest paid jobs in Urban Honolulu For 2018

We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 493 job classifications in Urban Honolulu 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 Urban Honolulu

Rank Job Title Average Salary Entry Level Salary # Of People
1 Family and General Practitioners $240,010 $139,070 680
2 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $223,290 $67,970 830
3 Internists, General $194,180 $117,360 120
4 Nurse Anesthetists $188,010 $137,560 60
5 Pediatricians, General $183,960 $130,680 50
6 Real Estate Brokers $165,870 $66,690 180
7 Chief Executives $163,700 $65,270 1,700
8 Dentists, General $154,340 $86,000 440
9 Education Administrators, Postsecondary $132,000 $55,940 270
10 Psychiatrists $129,430 $52,580 180
11 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary $121,640 $55,300 550
12 Nurse Practitioners $120,000 $83,480 250
13 Physical Scientists, All Other $119,300 $72,760 110
14 Medical and Health Services Managers $117,620 $68,030 980
15 Pharmacists $115,420 $101,860 1,130
16 Computer and Information Research Scientists $113,490 $79,960 80
17 Natural Sciences Managers $111,620 $65,760 140
18 Computer and Information Systems Managers $108,750 $65,410 660
19 Optometrists $108,720 $84,410 230
20 Architectural and Engineering Managers $108,550 $69,780 670
21 General and Operations Managers $104,900 $44,950 8,370
22 Financial Managers $103,140 $54,050 1,620
23 Lawyers $102,200 $64,050 1,650
24 Construction Managers $101,220 $54,990 1,230
25 Detectives and Criminal Investigators $99,920 $78,800 370
26 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents $99,520 $31,990 540
27 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers $98,450 $53,270 50
28 Personal Financial Advisors $98,090 $33,060 310
29 Marketing Managers $97,870 $52,520 440
30 Purchasing Managers $96,150 $59,880 230
31 Business Teachers, Postsecondary $95,610 $34,220 230
32 Compensation and Benefits Managers $95,340 $45,760 40
33 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $94,550 $66,850 360
34 Physics Teachers, Postsecondary $94,540 $52,400 50
35 Computer Network Architects $94,510 $63,240 180
36 Physician Assistants $94,150 $62,630 120
37 Physicists $93,440 $67,740 50
38 Training and Development Managers $92,140 $45,640 150
39 Software Developers, Systems Software $91,730 $64,120 600
40 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers $91,510 $53,280 380
41 Registered Nurses $91,450 $63,930 8,510
42 Life Scientists, All Other $91,360 $43,750 70
43 Engineers, All Other $90,230 $41,650 720
44 Real Estate Sales Agents $89,920 $36,960 170
45 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School $89,840 $67,020 690
46 Human Resources Managers $89,710 $55,820 380
47 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers $89,370 $50,090 340
48 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers $89,140 $71,650 290
49 Nuclear Medicine Technologists $89,050 $81,040 70
50 Managers, All Other $88,880 $40,600 1,750
51 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary $88,730 $38,270 100
52 Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other $88,340 $60,040 340
53 Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary $88,220 $37,270 50
54 Computer Occupations, All Other $87,940 $68,340 1,330
55 Economics Teachers, Postsecondary $87,500 $34,730 60
56 Electrical Engineers $85,590 $54,660 770
57 Software Developers, Applications $84,610 $51,620 830
58 Environmental Engineers $84,430 $47,020 170
59 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists $84,390 $56,620 60
60 Historians $83,930 $52,630 30
61 Logisticians $83,860 $57,620 360
62 Marine Engineers and Naval Architects $83,820 $62,130 100
63 Sales Managers $83,680 $42,870 1,750
64 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists $83,290 $43,870 280
65 Information Security Analysts $83,090 $53,730 180
66 Advertising and Promotions Managers $82,990 $55,480 170
67 Industrial Engineers $82,970 $42,890 100
68 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other $82,940 $43,700 220
69 Conservation Scientists $82,820 $49,390 60
70 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists $82,380 $44,910 620
71 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay $82,340 $67,250 60
72 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $82,300 $54,070 110
73 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval $82,090 $45,150 510
74 Physical Therapists $81,490 $63,990 500
75 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary $81,430 $29,600 120
76 Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary $81,310 $31,940 50
77 Computer Systems Analysts $81,030 $47,860 910
78 Transportation Inspectors $80,140 $43,030 130
79 Mechanical Engineers $80,050 $48,190 530
80 Education Administrators, All Other $80,020 $33,260 200
81 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists $79,630 $47,830 120
82 Civil Engineers $79,630 $52,210 1,690
83 Computer Hardware Engineers $79,320 $52,920 150
84 Occupational Therapists $78,880 $62,970 300
85 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary $78,590 $32,390 50
86 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers $78,500 $50,270 1,610
87 Geography Teachers, Postsecondary $78,280 $32,960 40
88 Industrial Production Managers $77,490 $39,900 140
89 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators $77,260 $50,560 1,160
90 Crane and Tower Operators $76,830 $59,260 130
91 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary $76,750 $34,910 160
92 Economists $76,190 $44,990 30
93 Budget Analysts $75,580 $50,600 280
94 Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other $75,410 $29,530 210
95 Power Plant Operators $75,250 $53,360 150
96 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other $75,180 $49,810 600
97 Administrative Services Managers $74,640 $41,330 1,160
98 Speech-Language Pathologists $74,620 $56,420 380
99 History Teachers, Postsecondary $74,510 $34,780 110
100 Commercial Pilots $74,440 $45,870 130