Money

America’s Top Paying Jobs Now

Just recently, there was a survey of the different wage earners and companies in America. In the report, the annual average salary reached $51,556 in August because of the 2% wage growth. In some big cities, wages grew faster. Boston, as an example, has an annual average of $58,731, followed by San Francisco at $68,164 and Washington DC, where salaries average at $59, 141 per annum.

These are the top ten jobs that have the highest annual base pay right now:

Systems Engineer
Annual average base pay: $78,364

UX Designer
Annual average base pay: $78,756

Software Engineer
Annual average base pay: $85,552

Professor
Annual average base pay: $85,964

Product Manager
Annual average base pay: $90,693

Attorney
Annual average base pay: $92,241

Tax Manager
Annual average base pay: $93,618

Data Scientist
Annual average base pay: $96,823

Solutions Architect
Annual average base pay: $101,930

Pharmacist
Annual average base pay: $126,989

According to the report, three fields dominated the top paying jobs in August, and these are healthcare, professional services, and tech.