Skip to Content
Logo Careeronestop
careeronestop
your source for career exploration, training & jobs
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
A proud partner of the american job center network.

Highest-Paying Industries
These are the industries with the highest average weekly wages in 2015. Industry wages are wages paid for all occupations within an industry. Individual wages among occupations within an industry could vary significantly from the average.
We found 1,042 industries in United States.
Industries
Highest Paying Industries
Rank Industry Average Weekly Wages Average Annual Wages
1
$5,180
$269,337
2
$5,099
$265,142
3
$4,125
$214,480
4
$3,957
$205,783
5
$3,860
$200,704
6
$3,830
$199,148
7
$3,799
$197,543
8
$3,690
$191,897
9
$3,686
$191,678
10
$3,604
$187,424