Highest Paying Industries For Each Career

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Due to a huge amount of careers in our database, we decided to divide all those careers into 21 categories.

Architecture and Engineering
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
Aerospace Engineers
Agricultural Engineers
Architects
Architectural Drafters
Automotive Engineering Technicians
Automotive Engineers
Biochemical Engineers
Biomedical Engineers
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
Chemical Engineers
Civil Drafters
Civil Engineering Technicians
Civil Engineers
Computer Hardware Engineers
Electrical Drafters
Electrical Engineering Technicians
Electrical Engineering Technologists
Electrical Engineers
Electromechanical Engineering Technologists
Electro-Mechanical Technicians
Electronic Drafters
Electronics Engineering Technicians
Electronics Engineering Technologists
Electronics Engineers
Energy Engineers
Environmental Engineering Technicians
Environmental Engineers
Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers
Fuel Cell Engineers
Fuel Cell Technicians
Geodetic Surveyors
Human Factors Engineers and Ergonomists
Industrial Engineering Technicians
Industrial Engineering Technologists
Industrial Engineers
Industrial Safety and Health Engineers
Landscape Architects
Manufacturing Engineering Technologists
Manufacturing Engineers
Manufacturing Production Technicians
Mapping Technicians
Marine Architects
Marine Engineers
Materials Engineers
Mechanical Drafters
Mechanical Engineering Technicians
Mechanical Engineering Technologists
Mechanical Engineers
Mechatronics Engineers
Microsystems Engineers
Mining and Geological Engineers and Mining Safety Engineers
Nanosystems Engineers
Nanotechnology Engineering Technicians
Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists
Non-Destructive Testing Specialists
Nuclear Engineers
Petroleum Engineers
Photonics Engineers
Photonics Technicians
Product Safety Engineers
Radio Frequency Identification Device Specialists
Robotics Engineers
Robotics Technicians
Solar Energy Systems Engineers
Surveying Technicians
Surveyors
Transportation Engineers
Validation Engineers
Water/Wastewater Engineers
Wind Energy Engineers
Construction and Extraction
Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
Solar Energy Installation Managers
Boilermakers
Brickmasons and Blockmasons
Stonemasons
Construction Carpenters
Rough Carpenters
Carpet Installers
Floor Layers
Floor Sanders and Finishers
Tile and Marble Setters
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers
Terrazzo Workers and Finishers
Construction Laborers
Paving, Surfacing and Tamping Equipment Operators
Pile-Driver Operators
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
Tapers
Electricians
Glaziers
Floor, Ceiling and Wall Insulation Workers
Mechanical Insulation Workers
Construction and Maintenance Painters
Paperhangers
Pipelayers
Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters
Plumbers
Plasterers and Stucco Masons
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers
Roofers
Sheet Metal Workers
Structural Iron and Steel Workers
Solar Photovoltaic Installers
Helpers of Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons and Tile and Marble Setters
Helpers of Carpenters
Helpers of Electricians
Helpers of Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers and Stucco Masons
Helpers of Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters and Steamfitters
Helpers of Roofers
Construction and Building Inspectors
Elevator Installers and Repairers
Fence Erectors
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
Highway Maintenance Workers
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners
Segmental Pavers
Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians
Weatherization Installers and Technicians
Oil and Gas Derrick Operators
Oil and Gas Rotary Drill Operators
Oil, Gas and Mining Service Unit Operators
Earth Drillers
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts and Blasters
Continuous Mining Machine Operators
Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators
Quarry Rock Splitters
Mining Roof Bolters
Oil and Gas Roustabouts
Helpers of Extraction Workers
Education
Adapted Physical Education Specialists
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors
Archivists
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists
Curators
Elementary School Teachers
Farm and Home Management Advisors
Graduate Teaching Assistants
Instructional Coordinators
Instructional Designers and Technologists
Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers
Kindergarten Teachers
Librarians
Library Technicians
Middle School Career/Technical Education Teachers
Middle School Special Education Teachers
Middle School Teachers
Museum Technicians and Conservators
Postsecondary Agricultural Sciences Teachers
Postsecondary Anthropology and Archeology Teachers
Postsecondary Architecture Teachers
Postsecondary Area, Ethnic and Cultural Studies Teachers
Postsecondary Art, Drama and Music Teachers
Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine and Space Sciences Teachers
Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers
Postsecondary Business Teachers
Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers
Postsecondary Communications Teachers
Postsecondary Computer Science Teachers
Postsecondary Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers
Postsecondary Economics Teachers
Postsecondary Education Teachers
Postsecondary Engineering Teachers
Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers
Postsecondary Environmental Science Teachers
Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teachers
Postsecondary Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers
Postsecondary Geography Teachers
Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers
Postsecondary History Teachers
Postsecondary Home Economics Teachers
Postsecondary Law Teachers
Postsecondary Library Science Teachers
Postsecondary Mathematical Science Teachers
Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers
Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers
Postsecondary Physics Teachers
Postsecondary Political Science Teachers
Postsecondary Psychology Teachers
Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers
Postsecondary Social Work Teachers
Postsecondary Sociology Teachers
Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers
Preschool Special Education Teachers
Preschool Teachers
Secondary School Career/Technical Education Teachers
Secondary School Special Education Teachers
Secondary School Teachers
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers
Teacher Assistants
Tutors
Healthcare and Medical
Acupuncturists
Acute Care Nurses
Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses
Allergists and Immunologists
Anesthesiologist Assistants
Anesthesiologists
Art Therapists
Athletic Trainers
Audiologists
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
Chiropractors
Clinical Nurse Specialists
Critical Care Nurses
Cytogenetic Technologists
Cytotechnologists
Dental Assistants
Dental Hygienists
Dentists
Dermatologists
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Dietetic Technicians
Dietitians and Nutritionists
Dispensing Opticians
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
Endoscopy Technicians
Exercise Physiologists
Family and General Practitioners
Genetic Counselors
Hearing Aid Specialists
Histotechnologists and Histologic Technicians
Home Health Aides
Hospitalists
Internists
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
Low Vision Therapists, Orientation and Mobility Specialists and Vision Rehabilitation Therapists
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
Massage Therapists
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
Medical Assistants
Medical Equipment Preparers
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
Medical Transcriptionists
Midwives
Music Therapists
Naturopathic Physicians
Neurodiagnostic Technologists
Neurologists
Nuclear Medicine Physicians
Nuclear Medicine Technologists
Nurse Anesthetists
Nurse Midwives
Nurse Practitioners
Nursing Assistants
Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians
Occupational Therapists
Occupational Therapy Aides
Occupational Therapy Assistants
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians
Ophthalmic Medical Technologists
Ophthalmologists
Optometrists
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Orderlies
Orthodontists
Orthoptists
Orthotists and Prosthetists
Pathologists
Pediatricians
Pharmacists
Pharmacy Aides
Pharmacy Technicians
Phlebotomists
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians
Physical Therapist Aides
Physical Therapist Assistants
Physical Therapists
Physician Assistants
Podiatrists
Preventive Medicine Physicians
Prosthodontists
Psychiatric Aides
Psychiatric Technicians
Psychiatrists
Radiation Therapists
Radiologic Technicians
Radiologic Technologists
Radiologists
Recreational Therapists
Registered Nurses
Respiratory Therapists
Respiratory Therapy Technicians
Speech-Language Pathologists
Speech-Language Pathology Assistants
Sports Medicine Physicians
Surgeons
Surgical Assistants
Surgical Technologists
Urologists
Veterinarians
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
Management
Administrative Services Managers
Advertising and Promotions Managers
Aquacultural Managers
Architectural and Engineering Managers
Biofuels Production Managers
Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers
Biomass Power Plant Managers
Branch or Department Financial Managers
Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists and Site Managers
Chief Executives
Chief Sustainability Officers
Clinical Research Coordinators
Compensation and Benefits Managers
Compliance Managers
Computer and Information Systems Managers
Construction Managers
Distance Learning Coordinators
Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
Emergency Management Directors
Farm and Ranch Managers
Fitness and Wellness Coordinators
Food Service Managers
Funeral Service Managers
Gaming Managers
General and Operations Managers
Geothermal Production Managers
Green Marketers
Human Resources Managers
Hydroelectric Production Managers
Industrial Production Managers
Investment Fund Managers
Legislators
Lodging Managers
Logistics Managers
Loss Prevention Managers
Marketing Managers
Medical and Health Services Managers
Methane/Landfill Gas Collection System Operators
Natural Sciences Managers
Nursery and Greenhouse Managers
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
Postsecondary Education Administrators
Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators
Property, Real Estate and Community Association Managers
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
Purchasing Managers
Quality Control Systems Managers
Regulatory Affairs Managers
Sales Managers
Security Managers
Social and Community Service Managers
Storage and Distribution Managers
Supply Chain Managers
Training and Development Managers
Transportation Managers
Treasurers and Controllers
Water Resource Specialists
Wind Energy Operations Managers
Wind Energy Project Managers
Office and Administration
Bill and Account Collectors
Billing, Cost and Rate Clerks
Bioinformatics Technicians
Bookkeeping, Accounting and Auditing Clerks
Brokerage Clerks
Cargo and Freight Agents
Clerical Library Assistants
Computer Operators
Correspondence Clerks
Couriers and Messengers
Court Clerks
Credit Authorizers
Credit Checkers
Customer Service Representatives
Data Entry Keyers
Desktop Publishers
Dispatchers
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
File Clerks
Freight Forwarders
Gaming Cage Workers
General Office Clerks
Government Programs Eligibility Interviewers
Hotel, Motel and Resort Desk Clerks
Human Resources Assistants
Insurance Claims Clerks
Insurance Policy Processing Clerks
Interviewers
Legal Secretaries
License Clerks
Loan Interviewers and Clerks
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators
Marking Clerks
Medical Secretaries
Municipal Clerks
New Accounts Clerks
Office Machine Operators
Order Clerks
Patient Representatives
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
Police, Fire and Ambulance Dispatchers
Postal Service Clerks
Postal Service Mail Carriers
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors and Processing Machine Operators
Procurement Clerks
Production, Planning and Expediting Clerks
Proofreaders and Copy Markers
Receptionists and Information Clerks
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
Sales Floor Stock Clerks
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
Shipping, Receiving and Traffic Clerks
Statement Clerks
Statistical Assistants
Stockroom, Warehouse or Storage Yard Stock Clerks
Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
Telephone Operators
Tellers
Utilities Meter Readers
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers and Samplers, Recordkeeping
Wholesale and Retail Sales Order Fillers
Word Processors and Typists
Production
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging and Systems Assemblers
Bakers
Biofuels Processing Technicians
Biomass Plant Technicians
Butchers and Meat Cutters
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
Chemical Plant and System Operators
Cleaning, Washing and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders
Coating, Painting and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Coil Winders, Tapers and Finishers
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders
Crushing, Grinding and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Cutting, Punching and Press Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Dental Laboratory Technicians
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers
Etchers and Engravers
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers
Extruding, Forming, Pressing and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers
Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders
Food Batchmakers
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders
Forging Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Foundry Mold and Coremakers
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier and Kettle Operators and Tenders
Furniture Finishers
Gas Plant Operators
Gem and Diamond Workers
Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders and Finishers
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Hand Cutters and Trimmers
Hand Grinding and Polishing Workers
Hand Sewers
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Helpers of Production Workers
Hydroelectric Plant Technicians
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers and Weighers
Jewelers
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic
Machinists
Manufacturing Potters
Manufacturing Stone Cutters and Carvers
Meat, Poultry and Fish Cutters and Trimmers
Medical Appliance Technicians
Metal Pourers and Casters
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders
Methane/Landfill Gas Generation System Technicians
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic
Molding and Casting Workers
Molding, Coremaking and Casting Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Nuclear Power Reactor Operators
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
Painting, Coating and Decorating Workers
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators and Gaugers
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Power Distributors and Dispatchers
Power Plant Operators
Precious Metal Workers
Prepress Technicians and Workers
Pressers, Textile, Garment and Related Materials
Print Binding and Finishing Workers
Printing Press Operators
Recycling and Reclamation Workers
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
Semiconductor Processors
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating and Still Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Sewing Machine Operators
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders
Slaughterers and Meat Packers
Solderers and Brazers
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
Tailors, Dressmakers and Custom Sewers
Team Assemblers
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Textile Winding, Twisting and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Timing Device Assemblers and Adjusters
Tire Builders
Tool and Die Makers
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners
Transportation Equipment Painters
Upholsterers
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators
Welders, Cutters and Welder Fitters
Welding, Soldering and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Wood Model Makers
Wood Patternmakers
Wood Sawing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
Trades and Services
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
Automotive Body and Related Repairers
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers
Automotive Master Mechanics
Automotive Specialty Technicians
Avionics Technicians
Bicycle Repairers
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
Coin, Vending and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers
Commercial Divers
Computer, Automated Teller and Office Machine Repairers
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers
Electric Motor, Power Tool and Related Repairers
Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers of Transportation Equipment
Electrical and Electronics Repairers of Commercial and Industrial Equipment
Electrical and Electronics Repairers of Powerhouse, Substation and Relay
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers of Motor Vehicles
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers
Fabric Menders
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
General Maintenance and Repair Workers
Geothermal Technicians
Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanics and Installers
Helpers of Installation, Maintenance and Repair Workers
Home Appliance Repairers
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers
Machinery Maintenance Workers
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers
Mechanical Door Repairers
Medical Equipment Repairers
Millwrights
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians
Motorcycle Mechanics
Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics
Radio Mechanics
Radio, Cellular and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers
Rail Car Repairers
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians
Refractory Materials Repairers
Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
Riggers
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers
Signal and Track Switch Repairers
Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers and Repairers
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
Tire Repairers and Changers
Watch Repairers
Wind Turbine Service Technicians
Transportation
Air Traffic Controllers
Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors
Airfield Operations Specialists
Airline Pilots, Copilots and Flight Engineers
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants
Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants
Aviation Inspectors
Bridge and Lock Tenders
Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
Commercial Pilots
Conveyor Operators and Tenders
Crane and Tower Operators
Dredge Operators
Driver/Sales Workers
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators
Flight Attendants
Freight and Cargo Inspectors
Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators
Hand Laborers and Freight, Stock and Material Movers
Hand Packers and Packagers
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
Hoist and Winch Operators
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers
Locomotive Engineers
Locomotive Firers
Machine Feeders and Offbearers
Mine Shuttle Car Operators
Motorboat Operators
Parking Lot Attendants
Pump Operators
Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators and Hostlers
Railroad Brake, Signal and Switch Operators
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters
Recycling Coordinators
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors
Sailors and Marine Oilers
School or Special Client Bus Drivers
Ship and Boat Captains
Ship Engineers
Ship Pilots
Ship, Boat and Barge Mates
Subway and Streetcar Operators
Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers and Material Movers
Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
Tank Car, Truck and Ship Loaders
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
Traffic Technicians
Transit and Intercity Bus Drivers
Transportation Attendants
Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors
Underground Mining Loading Machine Operators
Wellhead Pumpers

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