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Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Columbia, MO

The top 100 highest paying jobs in Columbia, MO (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 Columbia, MO are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Columbia, MO is nurse anesthetists with an average annual salary of $150,960. The second highest paying job is general dentist (average salary $144,130). The salary and the employment information in Columbia, MO is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Columbia, MO

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Nurse Anesthetists
$150,960
170
2 General Dentists
$144,130
50
3 Auto Damage Insurance Appraisers
$137,550
0
4 Art Directors
$120,650
0
5 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$112,790
240
6 Optometrists
$106,600
40
7 Postsecondary Economics Teachers
$105,230
40
8 Systems Software Developers
$95,990
70
9 Postsecondary Mathematical Science Teachers
$94,000
70
10 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$93,640
80
11 Actuaries
$92,810
50
12 Postsecondary Physics Teachers
$89,340
50
13 Financial Examiners
$86,890
50
14 Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers
$84,960
60
15 Environmental Engineers
$83,330
60
16 Computer Network Architects
$80,520
130
17 Information Security Analysts
$77,270
50
18 Postsecondary Political Science Teachers
$74,330
70
19 Postsecondary Sociology Teachers
$74,270
40
20 Sales Engineers
$70,640
0
21 Engineers, All Other
$69,430
70
22 Postsecondary Communications Teachers
$68,060
140
23 Postsecondary History Teachers
$67,890
40
24 Postsecondary Computer Science Teachers
$67,340
60
25 Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers
$66,420
90
26 Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$64,430
160
27 Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers
$64,240
50
28 Logisticians
$61,930
80
29 Mental Health Counselors
$60,520
40
30 Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers
$58,700
0
31 Other Postsecondary Teachers
$57,540
50
32 Other Financial Specialists
$57,110
40
33 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
$56,520
40
34 Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians
$55,890
40
35 Budget Analysts
$55,430
40
36 Technical Writers
$54,510
80
37 Soil and Plant Scientists
$54,290
140
38 Other First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers
$53,510
0
39 Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teachers
$53,340
80
40 Health Educators
$53,340
70
41 Occupational Therapy Assistants
$52,480
0
42 Lodging Managers
$49,490
30
43 Web Developers
$47,620
120
44 Other Education, Training, and Library Workers
$46,820
50
45 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers
$46,460
60
46 Mechanical Drafters
$46,070
40
47 Athletic Trainers
$46,000
30
48 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
$44,990
0
49 First-line supervisors of transportation moving workers
$44,560
210
50 Chefs and Head Cooks
$42,840
100
51 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
$42,720
80
52 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners
$41,440
70
53 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
$40,790
80
54 Computer Operators
$40,490
30
55 Floor, Ceiling, and Wall Insulation Workers
$40,300
50
56 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers
$39,460
60
57 Writers and Authors
$38,780
40
58 Graduate Teaching Assistants
$38,450
510
59 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
$38,290
160
60 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
$37,540
30
61 Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians
$37,230
570
62 All other assemblers and fabricators
$37,150
710
63 Firefighters
$37,110
150
64 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$37,090
50
65 Training and Development Managers
$35,700
0
66 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians
$35,360
30
67 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians
$34,960
50
68 Tax Preparers
$34,500
90
69 Protective Service Workers, All Other
$34,030
50
70 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers
$33,030
30
71 Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors
$32,860
160
72 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
$32,550
100
73 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
$31,560
70
74 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
$31,540
70
75 Pharmacy Aides
$31,260
0
76 Credit Counselors
$30,680
30
77 Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers
$30,590
70
78 Chemical Technicians
$28,970
40
79 Electricians Helpers
$28,580
0
80 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants
$28,170
0
81 Meter Readers, Utilities
$27,910
40
82 Carpenters Helpers
$26,970
40
83 Tree Trimmers and Pruners
$26,580
0
84 Demonstrators and Product Promoters
$26,490
0
85 All Other Special Education Teachers
$25,250
0
86 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
$24,860
80
87 Opticians, Dispensing
$24,670
100
88 Real Estate Brokers
$24,610
0
89 Electrical, electronic, and electromechanical assemblers
$23,210
40
90 Library Assistants, Clerical
$21,480
100
91 Short Order Cooks
$20,720
60
92 Concierges
$20,550
0
93 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
$19,560
230
94 All Other Teachers and Instructors Except Substitute Teachers
$19,360
90
95 Substitute Teachers
$18,700
420
96 Carpet Installers
$18,560
0
97 Massage Therapists
$18,500
0
98 Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture
$18,040
30

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