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Highest-Paying Careers
These are the occupations with the highest median wages reported for 2018. You can view this list for any state by changing the location shown to the left.
We found 675 occupations in Kansas.
Rank Occupation 2018 Median wages Typical Education
Hourly Annual
1
Anesthesiologists
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
2
Psychiatrists
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
3
Surgeons
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
4
Family and General Practitioners
$97.73
$203,300
Doctoral or professional degree
5
Internists, General
$91.21
$189,700
Doctoral or professional degree
6
Obstetricians and Gynecologists
$90.76
$188,800
Doctoral or professional degree
7
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
$89.80
$186,800
Doctoral or professional degree
8
Dentists, General
$74.98
$156,000
Doctoral or professional degree
9
Chief Executives
$72.06
$149,900
Bachelor's degree
10
Nurse Anesthetists
$70.39
$146,400
Master's degree