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Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY

The top 100 highest paying jobs in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY (ranked by annual average salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid workers) and the number of employment of each job in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY is compensation and benefits manager with an average annual salary of $147,680. The second highest paying job is chief executive (average salary $139,500). The salary and the employment information in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Compensation and Benefits Managers
$147,680
50
2 Chief Executives
$139,500
590
3 Financial Managers
$135,400
1,600
4 Architectural and Engineering Managers
$134,690
490
5 Computer and Information Systems Managers
$123,640
990
6 Human Resources Managers
$122,980
340
7 Industrial Production Managers
$122,070
520
8 Sales Managers
$119,670
1,010
9 Marketing Managers
$118,830
470
10 Aerospace Engineers
$114,520
30
11 Purchasing Managers
$112,970
180
12 Physicists
$112,190
30
13 Nurse Midwives
$110,040
40
14 Personal Financial Advisors
$103,880
840
15 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
$103,150
220
16 Medical and Health Services Managers
$99,290
1,280
17 Air Traffic Controllers
$98,680
60
18 Administrative Services Managers
$98,670
680
19 Postsecondary Engineering Teachers
$97,650
250
20 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$96,520
410
21 Other Psychologists
$94,400
30
22 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$94,030
160
23 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$93,740
1,060
24 General and Operations Managers
$93,640
8,990
25 Legislators
$91,220
380
26 Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers
$90,360
260
27 Postsecondary Law Teachers
$89,500
140
28 Training and Development Managers
$86,870
130
29 Power Plant Operators
$86,700
70
30 Social Scientists and Related Workers
$80,560
40
31 Construction Managers
$79,160
480
32 Postsecondary Library Science Teachers
$76,160
40
33 Ship Engineers
$75,990
80
34 Plasterers and Stucco Masons
$75,910
0
35 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
$74,440
100
36 Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers
$71,350
30
37 Postsecondary Architecture Teachers
$70,960
90
38 Real Estate Brokers
$70,590
40
39 Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers
$68,550
60
40 Food Service Managers
$66,380
480
41 Traffic Technicians
$64,160
0
42 Boilermakers
$64,010
0
43 Advertising and Promotions Managers
$61,950
70
44 Other Education Administrators
$61,670
50
45 Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$59,320
1,380
46 Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians
$57,830
960
47 Tapers
$54,650
30
48 Other Drafters
$54,610
50
49 Other Artists and Related Workers
$52,550
0
50 Food Scientists and Technologists
$51,300
70
51 Agricultural Inspectors
$50,900
30
52 Orthotists and Prosthetists
$50,630
0
53 First-line supervisors of transportation moving workers
$50,550
1,250
54 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
$48,760
40
55 All Other Special Education Teachers
$48,360
140
56 General Internists
$48,200
220
57 Gaming Supervisors
$48,150
80
58 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians
$47,360
30
59 First-Line Supervisors of Gaming Workers
$46,680
110
60 Biochemists and Biophysicists
$46,620
80
61 All Other Teachers and Instructors Except Substitute Teachers
$43,710
510
62 Mechanical Door Repairers
$43,320
0
63 Set and Exhibit Designers
$42,300
60
64 Sailors and Marine Oilers
$40,960
170
65 Social Science Research Assistants
$40,720
0
66 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators
$40,130
270
67 Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians
$38,690
240
68 Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors
$38,390
1,230
69 Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$38,360
40
70 Biological Technicians
$38,340
250
71 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders
$38,010
60
72 All Occupations
$36,950
547,750
73 Fence Erectors
$35,170
0
74 Psychiatric Technicians
$35,080
0
75 Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles
$34,750
90
76 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers
$34,720
50
77 Lodging Managers
$34,440
50
78 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
$32,920
60
79 Museum Technicians and Conservators
$32,880
60
80 Other Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers
$32,770
30
81 Electrical, electronic, and electromechanical assemblers
$32,260
1,680
82 All other assemblers and fabricators
$30,750
5,190
83 Motorcycle Mechanics
$30,320
70
84 Roofers Helpers
$29,870
0
85 Concierges
$28,460
80
86 Print Binding and Finishing Workers
$27,750
110
87 Funeral Attendants
$26,930
0
88 Sewers, Hand
$26,140
0
89 Animal Trainers
$25,760
70
90 Protective Service Workers, All Other
$25,560
1,470
91 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other
$25,220
70
92 Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers
$23,770
260
93 Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons Helpers
$22,750
0
94 Gaming Cage Workers
$22,420
0
95 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other
$21,790
90
96 Tour and Travel Guides
$20,600
110
97 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants
$20,230
100
98 Bicycle Repairers
$19,670
0
99 Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other
$19,550
130

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