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Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Knoxville, TN

The top 100 highest paying jobs in Knoxville, TN (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 Knoxville, TN are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Knoxville, TN is psychiatrists with an average annual salary of $173,400. The second highest paying job is chief executive (average salary $154,480). The salary and the employment information in Knoxville, TN is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Knoxville, TN

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Psychiatrists
$173,400
40
2 Chief Executives
$154,480
750
3 Orthotists and Prosthetists
$127,750
0
4 Architectural and Engineering Managers
$126,340
590
5 Natural Sciences Managers
$112,820
100
6 Compensation and Benefits Managers
$101,050
60
7 Computer and Information Systems Managers
$97,760
550
8 Sales Managers
$92,020
1,120
9 Financial Managers
$91,990
1,830
10 General and Operations Managers
$91,340
6,100
11 Insurance Underwriters
$85,780
80
12 Computer and Information Research Scientists
$85,210
70
13 Marketing Managers
$85,010
440
14 All Other Managers
$84,240
1,110
15 Management Analysts
$81,590
820
16 Industrial Production Managers
$80,400
550
17 Human Resources Managers
$80,330
350
18 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$77,660
680
19 Purchasing Managers
$77,590
350
20 Medical and Health Services Managers
$77,400
1,320
21 Construction Managers
$77,390
750
22 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
$76,650
320
23 Training and Development Managers
$76,470
100
24 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$76,160
320
25 Financial Examiners
$72,380
70
26 Administrative Services Managers
$68,700
910
27 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
$67,110
310
28 Nuclear Technicians
$66,050
100
29 Budget Analysts
$65,410
70
30 Other Financial Specialists
$64,270
170
31 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$64,250
90
32 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
$63,930
500
33 Logisticians
$62,590
210
34 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$61,220
60
35 Social and Community Service Managers
$60,500
290
36 Accountants and Auditors
$60,170
2,380
37 Financial Analysts
$60,030
470
38 Other Education Administrators
$59,470
140
39 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
$59,070
170
40 Personal Financial Advisors
$57,980
390
41 Commercial and Industrial Designers
$57,950
50
42 Compliance Officers
$56,990
780
43 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
$56,080
480
44 Loan Officers
$56,030
980
45 Other Business Operations Specialists
$56,010
2,050
46 Lodging Managers
$55,980
140
47 Food Scientists and Technologists
$55,920
40
48 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
$55,690
640
49 Elevator Installers and Repairers
$54,870
40
50 Training and Development Specialists
$52,970
660
51 Credit Analysts
$52,730
140
52 Other Agricultural Workers
$52,700
0
53 Cost Estimators
$52,360
550
54 Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers
$51,540
40
55 Advertising and Promotions Managers
$50,550
80
56 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
$50,140
430
57 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
$48,900
760
58 Human Resources Specialists
$48,430
1,280
59 Other Teachers and Instructors
$48,040
540
60 Auto Damage Insurance Appraisers
$47,480
0
61 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers
$45,330
40
62 Property, Real Estate Managers
$44,230
700
63 Labor Relations Specialists
$43,090
200
64 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate
$41,820
70
65 Fundraisers
$40,290
180
66 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas
$39,880
80
67 Food Service Managers
$39,720
1,290
68 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators
$37,890
210
69 Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$35,910
30
70 Curators
$35,840
0
71 Recreational Therapists
$35,290
40
72 Tire Builders
$34,330
170
73 Dental Laboratory Technicians
$33,390
60
74 Mechanical Door Repairers
$33,140
60
75 All Occupations
$32,370
382,310
76 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
$31,390
50
77 Solar Photovoltaic Installers
$30,090
0
78 Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers
$29,720
220
79 Correspondence Clerks
$29,660
40
80 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners
$28,490
170
81 Tax Preparers
$28,220
80
82 Dietetic Technicians
$28,100
50
83 Food Processing Workers, All Other
$28,010
120
84 New Accounts Clerks
$27,410
70
85 Extraction Workers Helpers
$26,820
30
86 Other Material Moving Workers
$25,770
50
87 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
$24,090
380
88 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
$23,920
40
89 Cutters and Trimmers
$23,910
0
90 Occupational Therapy Aides
$22,790
0
91 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers
$22,730
0
92 Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders
$21,230
0
93 Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic
$19,460
30
94 Legislators
$19,350
130
95 Baggage Porters and Bellhops
$19,000
40
96 Shampooers
$17,550
60

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