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Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Richmond, VA

The top 100 highest paying jobs in Richmond, VA (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 Richmond, VA are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Richmond, VA is marketing manager with an average annual salary of $156,100. The second highest paying job is other specialist dentist (average salary $152,760). The salary and the employment information in Richmond, VA is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Richmond, VA

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Marketing Managers
$156,100
710
2 Other Specialists Dentists
$152,760
0
3 Sales Managers
$146,240
980
4 Computer and Information Systems Managers
$141,340
1,550
5 Financial Managers
$137,400
2,350
6 Architectural and Engineering Managers
$127,920
420
7 Industrial Production Managers
$120,140
510
8 Political Scientists
$119,990
0
9 Advertising and Promotions Managers
$119,740
70
10 Funeral Service Managers
$115,710
0
11 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$113,280
290
12 Human Resources Managers
$112,430
540
13 General and Operations Managers
$111,110
7,990
14 Purchasing Managers
$111,100
380
15 Computer and Information Research Scientists
$108,490
30
16 Compensation and Benefits Managers
$106,260
80
17 Training and Development Managers
$103,460
160
18 Other Education Administrators
$101,510
170
19 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$96,240
360
20 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
$95,840
420
21 Materials Scientists
$93,150
60
22 Transportation Inspectors
$90,900
130
23 Construction Managers
$88,290
920
24 Administrative Services Managers
$87,150
700
25 Postsecondary Political Science Teachers
$87,070
150
26 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$83,350
1,030
27 Power Distributors and Dispatchers
$80,490
220
28 Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers
$74,990
60
29 Postsecondary Sociology Teachers
$70,770
60
30 Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$70,010
2,680
31 Other Social Workers
$68,030
170
32 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers
$66,080
140
33 Environmental Science Teachers
$65,820
30
34 Hearing Aid Specialists
$65,300
40
35 Chemical Plant and System Operators
$64,760
370
36 Audiologists
$64,580
70
37 Epidemiologists
$62,220
50
38 Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers
$61,040
100
39 Microbiologists
$60,160
60
40 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other
$58,700
50
41 Foresters
$57,800
60
42 All Other Teachers and Instructors Except Substitute Teachers
$56,690
1,100
43 Other Postsecondary Teachers
$56,530
830
44 Other Life Scientists
$52,740
110
45 Other Physical Scientists
$52,690
80
46 Choreographers
$52,220
0
47 Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians
$52,010
1,140
48 Soil and Plant Scientists
$51,720
30
49 Preschool Special Education Teachers
$50,490
110
50 Anthropologists and Archeologists
$50,120
50
51 Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders
$49,980
40
52 All Other Special Education Teachers
$49,920
80
53 First-line supervisors of transportation moving workers
$48,760
2,030
54 Other Drafters
$48,180
40
55 Archivists
$46,540
40
56 Gas Plant Operators
$45,250
90
57 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers
$44,940
0
58 Film and Video Editors
$44,480
60
59 Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers
$44,410
190
60 Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors
$42,230
2,720
61 Fish and Game Wardens
$41,710
40
62 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators
$41,060
100
63 Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders
$40,780
50
64 Traffic Technicians
$40,760
30
65 Historians
$39,750
40
66 Engine and Other Machine Assemblers
$39,140
40
67 Athletes and Sports Competitors
$38,560
0
68 All Occupations
$38,400
643,860
69 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$37,510
0
70 Medical Appliance Technicians
$35,290
80
71 Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
$35,230
70
72 Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles
$35,190
70
73 Carpet Installers
$34,100
70
74 Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic
$33,700
140
75 Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
$33,230
180
76 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians
$32,400
70
77 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians
$31,350
70
78 Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$29,680
0
79 Electrical, electronic, and electromechanical assemblers
$29,310
910
80 Upholsterers
$29,300
0
81 Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
$29,070
0
82 Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders
$28,230
0
83 Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers
$27,780
230
84 Bicycle Repairers
$27,680
40
85 All other assemblers and fabricators
$27,630
2,570
86 Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons Helpers
$27,370
0
87 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders
$26,130
30
88 Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners
$25,600
0
89 Crossing Guards
$24,780
60
90 Parking Enforcement Workers
$23,570
150
91 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders
$22,380
30
92 Tour and Travel Guides
$22,240
170
93 Legislators
$18,930
60
94 Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders
$18,140
0
95 Other Personal Care and Service Workers
$18,120
220

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