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Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Salt Lake City, UT

The top 100 highest paying jobs in Salt Lake City, UT (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 Salt Lake City, UT are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Salt Lake City, UT is chief executive with an average annual salary of $169,130. The second highest paying job is nurse anesthetists (average salary $168,210). The salary and the employment information in Salt Lake City, UT is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Salt Lake City, UT

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Chief Executives
$169,130
2,230
2 Nurse Anesthetists
$168,210
30
3 General Pediatricians
$161,450
160
4 Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers
$120,140
250
5 Environmental Science Teachers
$105,650
30
6 Postsecondary Engineering Teachers
$104,070
220
7 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
$101,760
1,200
8 Postsecondary Law Teachers
$101,480
100
9 Other Psychologists
$92,880
0
10 Aerospace Engineers
$90,210
100
11 Hydrologists
$86,590
80
12 Preschool Special Education Teachers
$84,980
0
13 Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers
$80,990
110
14 Economists
$76,120
50
15 Other Biological Scientists
$74,580
90
16 Other Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
$71,850
140
17 Genetic Counselors
$71,690
40
18 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$68,240
110
19 Postsecondary Physics Teachers
$68,000
60
20 Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teachers
$67,790
50
21 Postsecondary Political Science Teachers
$67,620
40
22 Postsecondary Education Teachers
$65,750
560
23 Gas Plant Operators
$65,520
60
24 Landscape Architects
$63,610
110
25 Anthropologists and Archeologists
$62,220
40
26 Other Artists and Related Workers
$62,090
0
27 Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic
$61,760
30
28 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas
$61,740
60
29 Respiratory Therapists
$61,340
480
30 Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers
$60,310
30
31 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
$59,810
60
32 Other Plant and System Operators
$59,390
40
33 Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$58,640
1,820
34 Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors
$57,950
1,080
35 Postsecondary Psychology Teachers
$57,380
140
36 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians
$56,000
120
37 Airfield Operations Specialists
$55,670
80
38 Broadcast News Analysts
$55,640
70
39 Avionics Technicians
$54,280
0
40 Postsecondary Sociology Teachers
$54,060
40
41 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
$53,900
1,690
42 Chemical Plant and System Operators
$53,420
40
43 Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers
$53,130
50
44 First-line supervisors of transportation moving workers
$52,740
1,670
45 Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians
$51,640
60
46 Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes
$51,520
30
47 Other Drafters
$51,010
0
48 Postsecondary History Teachers
$50,380
80
49 Food Scientists and Technologists
$50,360
30
50 Traffic Technicians
$48,810
30
51 Conveyor Operators and Tenders
$46,810
40
52 Other Media and Communication Workers
$45,020
0
53 Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians
$44,780
3,690
54 Archivists
$44,730
50
55 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders
$44,440
50
56 Model Makers, Metal and Plastic
$44,050
40
57 Firefighters
$43,070
740
58 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas
$41,270
30
59 Watch Repairers
$39,230
0
60 Stonemasons
$38,870
60
61 Music Directors and Composers
$38,850
40
62 All Occupations
$37,840
695,050
63 Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$37,680
50
64 Riggers
$37,600
60
65 Other Counselors
$36,640
160
66 Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics
$36,290
70
67 Electrical, electronic, and electromechanical assemblers
$35,920
1,520
68 Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers
$35,800
120
69 Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$35,650
30
70 Bicycle Repairers
$35,120
40
71 Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons Helpers
$34,890
70
72 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$34,700
340
73 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators
$34,000
60
74 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians
$33,950
40
75 Parking Enforcement Workers
$33,230
50
76 Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic
$33,180
0
77 Social Science Research Assistants
$32,880
380
78 Engine and Other Machine Assemblers
$32,640
90
79 Rail Car Repairers
$32,130
160
80 Forest and Conservation Workers
$31,130
50
81 Fence Erectors
$30,710
0
82 Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers
$30,320
50
83 Sewers, Hand
$29,220
0
84 Costume Attendants
$29,100
60
85 All other assemblers and fabricators
$28,090
6,890
86 All Other Teachers and Instructors Except Substitute Teachers
$27,930
990
87 Other Designers
$26,980
0
88 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders
$26,300
30
89 Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders
$26,280
40
90 Etchers and Engravers
$25,380
60
91 Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers
$23,670
420
92 Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants
$22,740
50
93 Occupational Therapy Aides
$22,670
100
94 Other Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers
$18,880
80
95 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other
$18,650
30
96 Sound Engineering Technicians
$18,380
200
97 Tour and Travel Guides
$18,290
430

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