Looking for a new career? Although ideally you want a job you can get excited about, it’s hard to get too excited when you can’t pay the bills. The following job salary information shows the highest and lowest paid careers in the United States (from both an hourly and annual perspective).
This career salary info shows little difference between the highest hourly and annual wages for careers in the US. Almost all of the highest paid careers in the US are professional in nature and require a significant amount of education. Many of the highest paid occupations in the US are related to dentistry.
The job salary info for the lowest paid occupations in the US shows a very different picture. The lowest paid careers do not require much education. Most of the lowest paid occupations are in the service field and involved in the food service industry as well.
All job salary information is in U.S. Dollars ($)
Careers with highest hourly average income
|Oral and maxillofacial surgeons||104.5|
|Dentists, all other specialists||80.77|
|Natural sciences managers||61.65|
Careers with lowest hourly average income
Careers with highest annual average salaries
|Oral and maxillofacial surgeons||217380|
|Dentists, all other specialists||168000|