National Salary » Top Paying Jobs in USA » Top Paying Jobs in Lexington-Fayette, KY

Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Lexington-Fayette, KY

The top 100 highest paying jobs in Lexington-Fayette, KY (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 Lexington-Fayette, KY are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Lexington-Fayette, KY is chief executive with an average annual salary of $170,420. The second highest paying job is architectural and engineering manager (average salary $114,450). The salary and the employment information in Lexington-Fayette, KY is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Lexington-Fayette, KY

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Chief Executives
$170,420
550
2 Architectural and Engineering Managers
$114,450
540
3 Computer Hardware Engineers
$106,740
0
4 Computer and Information Systems Managers
$104,360
370
5 Financial Managers
$102,770
920
6 Sales Managers
$101,060
520
7 Natural Sciences Managers
$98,510
80
8 All Other Managers
$95,940
520
9 Medical and Health Services Managers
$94,660
700
10 Postsecondary Economics Teachers
$90,860
70
11 Postsecondary Agricultural Sciences Teachers
$90,440
120
12 Human Resources Managers
$89,870
190
13 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$88,700
360
14 Purchasing Managers
$86,780
120
15 Marketing Managers
$86,310
290
16 Nurse Midwives
$85,290
70
17 Other Education, Training, and Library Workers
$83,590
780
18 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$82,120
130
19 Industrial Production Managers
$80,700
760
20 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
$80,230
200
21 Construction Managers
$80,100
540
22 Training and Development Managers
$79,900
60
23 Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers
$77,990
90
24 Advertising and Promotions Managers
$75,850
40
25 General and Operations Managers
$74,340
3,850
26 Biochemists and Biophysicists
$72,560
30
27 Aerospace Engineers
$67,840
30
28 Administrative Services Managers
$67,840
320
29 Compensation and Benefits Managers
$66,230
40
30 Management Analysts
$65,660
570
31 Postsecondary Geography Teachers
$65,520
30
32 Other Social Workers
$65,060
50
33 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
$65,060
270
34 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$64,430
30
35 Logisticians
$64,200
250
36 Occupational Therapy Assistants
$61,980
80
37 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
$60,710
820
38 Statisticians
$59,680
40
39 Materials Engineers
$59,510
0
40 Social and Community Service Managers
$59,510
310
41 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
$59,150
30
42 Other Business Operations Specialists
$58,830
1,260
43 Cost Estimators
$58,630
330
44 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$58,580
420
45 Lodging Managers
$58,410
50
46 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
$55,440
110
47 Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers
$53,390
40
48 Postsecondary Social Work Teachers
$53,160
40
49 Anthropology and Archeology Teachers
$52,850
30
50 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
$52,640
70
51 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
$52,430
480
52 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
$50,940
50
53 Microbiologists
$50,420
40
54 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
$50,320
90
55 Human Resources Specialists
$49,390
770
56 Food Service Managers
$49,070
540
57 Training and Development Specialists
$48,220
400
58 Mechanical Insulation Workers
$47,850
100
59 Compliance Officers
$47,430
290
60 Farm and Home Management Advisors
$45,980
550
61 Other Teachers and Instructors
$43,910
470
62 Property, Real Estate Managers
$42,800
270
63 Cargo and Freight Agents
$42,380
40
64 Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers
$41,550
50
65 Other Education Administrators
$41,440
30
66 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators
$41,370
60
67 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners
$40,930
100
68 Fundraisers
$38,120
150
69 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
$37,980
90
70 Stonemasons
$37,610
80
71 Prepress Technicians and Workers
$37,190
70
72 Grinding/Lapping/Polishing/Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Pla
$37,180
90
73 Animal Breeders
$36,700
260
74 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators
$35,720
30
75 Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
$35,230
70
76 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators
$34,900
70
77 All Occupations
$34,840
269,790
78 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
$33,480
150
79 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas
$32,280
50
80 Grinding and Polishing Workers
$30,630
40
81 Extraction Workers Helpers
$28,490
0
82 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse
$28,200
150
83 Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators
$27,770
50
84 Agricultural Equipment Operators
$27,090
0
85 Fence Erectors
$26,350
0
86 Funeral Attendants
$23,830
0
87 Food Processing Workers, All Other
$23,550
50
88 Home Appliance Repairers
$21,680
30
89 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other
$21,090
40
90 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials
$20,880
100
91 Other Grounds Maintenance Workers
$19,900
170
92 Other Financial Clerks
$19,690
50
93 Labor Relations Specialists
$19,650
130
94 Bailiffs
$18,620
50
95 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers
$18,450
100

Also see The most popular jobs in Lexington-Fayette, KY.

Also see The most popular jobs in Kentucky, The top paying jobs in Kentucky.




Highest paying jobs in USA