These Are The 100 Highest Paying Jobs In Wyoming For 2019

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by Chris Kolmar
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Editor’s Note: Article updated for 2019. This is our fifth time ranking the highest paying jobs in Wyoming

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 Wyoming. 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 Wyoming.

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

  1. Internists, General
  2. Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  3. Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
  4. Family and General Practitioners
  5. Anesthesiologists
  6. Pediatricians, General
  7. Financial Analysts
  8. Personal Financial Advisors
  9. Optometrists
  10. Chief Executives

Everyone’s favorite dentists place number 13 on the list of highest paid professions in the Equality State. 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.

How we determined the highest paid jobs in Wyoming For 2019

We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 505 job classifications in Wyoming 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 data on March 29, 2019.

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Detailed List Of Highest Paying Jobs In Wyoming

Rank Job Title Average Salary Entry Level Salary # Of People
1 Internists, General $275,350 $180,650 60
2 Obstetricians And Gynecologists $265,190 $128,870 60
3 Physicians And Surgeons, All Other $234,610 $83,940 440
4 Family And General Practitioners $222,750 $83,750 270
5 Anesthesiologists $215,910 $108,970 60
6 Pediatricians, General $212,070 $123,370 50
7 Financial Analysts $139,660 $49,620 90
8 Personal Financial Advisors $135,340 $42,460 260
9 Optometrists $135,220 $61,970 80
10 Chief Executives $131,020 $27,670 130
11 Architectural And Engineering Managers $130,590 $92,520 180
12 Industrial Production Managers $126,920 $76,670 400
13 Dentists, General $125,120 $55,800 260
14 Education Administrators, Postsecondary $120,600 $64,930 130
15 Pharmacists $117,700 $65,420 590
16 Sales Managers $117,350 $53,750 200
17 Financial Managers $116,920 $58,260 680
18 Physician Assistants $116,890 $83,770 220
19 Nurse Practitioners $116,030 $82,980 290
20 Petroleum Engineers $115,250 $66,770 460
21 Sales Representatives, Wholesale And Manufacturing, Technical And Scientific Products $115,130 $66,630 190
22 General And Operations Managers $105,920 $41,230 5,250
23 Lawyers $105,600 $55,500 790
24 Chemical Engineers $105,490 $54,780 70
25 Purchasing Managers $102,770 $73,230 30
26 Industrial Engineers $102,730 $72,130 140
27 Computer And Information Systems Managers $102,120 $68,980 210
28 Medical And Health Services Managers $100,720 $62,210 850
29 Managers, All Other $100,310 $61,610 770
30 Marketing Managers $100,000 $48,620 50
31 Management Analysts $98,780 $49,750 400
32 Human Resources Managers $97,760 $46,330 160
33 Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary $97,480 $60,100 110
34 Engineers, All Other $97,040 $62,010 90
35 Education Administrators, Elementary And Secondary School $96,970 $77,680 420
36 Construction Managers $96,050 $54,120 510
37 Natural Sciences Managers $95,120 $75,830 160
38 Power Distributors And Dispatchers $94,850 $86,110 80
39 Administrative Services Managers $94,590 $50,390 160
40 Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, And Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary $94,260 $60,960 40
41 Mining And Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers $93,990 $67,560 150
42 Environmental Engineers $93,680 $48,150 230
43 Electrical Engineers $92,960 $61,720 250
44 Roof Bolters, Mining $92,720 $84,320 80
45 Mine Shuttle Car Operators $92,010 $81,680 40
46 Transportation, Storage, And Distribution Managers $91,070 $66,800 200
47 Software Developers, Systems Software $88,310 $49,210 90
48 Atmospheric And Space Scientists $87,910 $50,600 80
49 Physical Therapists $87,510 $59,390 460
50 Education Administrators, All Other $87,290 $62,630 90
51 Business Teachers, Postsecondary $86,640 $44,300 120
52 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $86,050 $64,850 80
53 Electrical And Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, And Relay $85,810 $67,400 50
54 Architects, Except Landscape And Naval $85,400 $55,020 100
55 Civil Engineers $85,220 $53,980 850
56 Farmers, Ranchers, And Other Agricultural Managers $84,720 $56,320 30
57 Mechanical Engineers $84,200 $55,000 230
58 Veterinarians $83,420 $39,850 200
59 Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary $82,730 $43,490 60
60 Occupational Therapists $82,010 $58,400 320
61 First-Line Supervisors Of Production And Operating Workers $81,880 $40,300 1,250
62 Detectives And Criminal Investigators $81,750 $53,110 140
63 Mine Cutting And Channeling Machine Operators $80,740 $64,270 100
64 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary $80,610 $43,270 170
65 Locomotive Engineers $80,610 $54,130 610
66 Speech-Language Pathologists $80,470 $54,110 290
67 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary $79,970 $53,920 40
68 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary $79,770 $46,960 110
69 Landscape Architects $79,650 $51,860 40
70 Hoist And Winch Operators $79,320 $51,150 50
71 Logisticians $79,020 $50,600 90
72 Power Plant Operators $78,890 $57,000 270
73 Electrical Power-Line Installers And Repairers $78,510 $53,030 390
74 Clinical, Counseling, And School Psychologists $78,360 $43,970 300
75 First-Line Supervisors Of Mechanics, Installers, And Repairers $78,310 $47,030 1,730
76 Continuous Mining Machine Operators $78,210 $67,110 210
77 Commercial Pilots $77,970 $51,590 130
78 First-Line Supervisors Of Police And Detectives $77,790 $55,900 300
79 Maintenance Workers, Machinery $77,380 $47,880 420
80 Computer Systems Analysts $77,200 $54,010 180
81 Occupational Health And Safety Specialists $76,790 $45,440 420
82 Cost Estimators $76,670 $50,310 250
83 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary $75,900 $38,810 30
84 Computer Occupations, All Other $75,780 $53,310 150
85 Real Estate Sales Agents $75,570 $52,280 150
86 First-Line Supervisors Of Construction Trades And Extraction Workers $75,210 $46,510 2,700
87 Electrical And Electronics Engineering Technicians $74,500 $47,290 140
88 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, And Gaugers $74,270 $51,890 900
89 First-Line Supervisors Of Fire Fighting And Prevention Workers $74,050 $52,400 120
90 Gas Plant Operators $73,870 $55,660 380
91 Nuclear Medicine Technologists $73,620 $65,820 60
92 Chemical Equipment Operators And Tenders $73,370 $52,200 260
93 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, And Still Machine Setters, Operators, And Tenders $73,340 $34,290 350
94 Information Security Analysts $73,280 $52,190 50
95 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists And Geographers $73,220 $44,250 160
96 Electrical And Electronics Installers And Repairers, Transportation Equipment $73,090 $49,980 30
97 Chemical Plant And System Operators $72,950 $43,440 170
98 Railroad Conductors And Yardmasters $72,660 $45,340 730
99 Software Developers, Applications $72,210 $44,630 290
100 Computer Programmers $71,910 $34,130 230

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