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15 Highest-Paying Jobs

15 Highest-Paying Jobs
Looking to make more money? Check out these jobs. The list, collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, varies from airline pilots to dentists but the medical field dominates. Click through to check out the 15 highest-paying jobs in America, ranked by their national average.
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Looking to make more money? Check out these jobs. The list, collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, varies from airline pilots to dentists but the medical field dominates. Click through to check out the 15 highest-paying jobs in America, ranked by their national average.

15. Dentists, All Other Specialists
Average Annual Salary: $120,360
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Average Annual Salary: $120,360

14. Pediatricians, General
Average Annual Salary: $145,210
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Average Annual Salary: $145,210

13. Dentists, General
Average Annual Salary: $147,010
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Average Annual Salary: $147,010

12. Psychiatrists
Average Annual Salary: $147,620
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Average Annual Salary: $147,620

11. Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
Average Annual Salary: $148,810
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Average Annual Salary: $148,810

10. Chief Executives
Average Annual Salary: $151,370

Average Annual Salary: $151,370

9. Family and General Practitioners
Average Annual Salary: $153,640
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Average Annual Salary: $153,640

8. Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
Average Annual Salary: $155,150
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Average Annual Salary: $155,150

7. Internists, General
Average Annual Salary: $167,270
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Average Annual Salary: $167,270

6. Prosthodontists
Average Annual Salary: $169,360
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Average Annual Salary: $169,360

5. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Average Annual Salary: $178,440
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Average Annual Salary: $178,440

4. Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Average Annual Salary: $183,600
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Average Annual Salary: $183,600

3. Orthodontists
Average Annual Salary: $185,340
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Average Annual Salary: $185,340

2. Surgeons
Average Annual Salary: $191,410
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Average Annual Salary: $191,410

1. Anesthesiologists
Average Annual Salary: $192,780
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Average Annual Salary: $192,780


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