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Highest-Paying Careers
These are the occupations with the highest median wages as of May 2020 (the latest wage data available). You can view this list for any state by changing the location.
We found 789 occupations in United States.
Rank Occupation 2020 Median wages Typical Education
Hourly Annual
1
Anesthesiologists
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
2
General Internal Medicine Physicians
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
3
Obstetricians and Gynecologists
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
4
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
5
Orthodontists
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
6
Physicians, All Other; and Ophthalmologists, Except Pediatric
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
7
Prosthodontists
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
8
Psychiatrists
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
9
Surgeons, Except Ophthalmologists
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
10
Family Medicine Physicians
$99.70
$207,400
Doctoral or professional degree