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Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area

The top 100 highest paying jobs in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area (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 South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is general dentist with an average annual salary of $179,980. The second highest paying job is general pediatricians (average salary $152,760). The salary and the employment information in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Jobs in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 General Dentists
$179,980
100
2 General Pediatricians
$152,760
60
3 Postsecondary Psychology Teachers
$74,000
130
4 Commercial Pilots
$73,200
0
5 Audiologists
$70,630
0
6 Other Therapists
$70,620
30
7 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
$67,850
30
8 Postsecondary Business Teachers
$67,760
60
9 Gas Plant Operators
$67,180
30
10 Occupational Therapy Assistants
$63,890
40
11 Other Computer Occupations
$61,880
170
12 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
$60,210
120
13 Optometrists
$59,240
70
14 Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers
$58,800
60
15 Postsecondary Mathematical Science Teachers
$58,570
40
16 Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers
$55,650
60
17 Insurance Underwriters
$54,420
0
18 Postsecondary Communications Teachers
$54,390
30
19 All Other Special Education Teachers
$54,200
40
20 Advertising and Promotions Managers
$53,020
0
21 Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers
$52,890
40
22 Credit Analysts
$49,630
30
23 Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers
$49,600
50
24 Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$49,400
270
25 Information Security Analysts
$49,160
40
26 Postsecondary Education Teachers
$48,650
100
27 Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers
$47,030
90
28 Personal Financial Advisors
$46,960
80
29 Structural Iron and Steel Workers
$46,410
40
30 First-line supervisors of transportation moving workers
$46,410
810
31 All Other Teachers and Instructors Except Substitute Teachers
$45,300
200
32 Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians
$45,130
350
33 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining
$44,900
70
34 Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers
$42,850
60
35 Web Developers
$42,480
50
36 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other
$41,450
0
37 Chefs and Head Cooks
$41,160
40
38 Cargo and Freight Agents
$40,560
90
39 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas
$39,870
60
40 Other Drafters
$38,530
30
41 Farm Products Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$37,240
30
42 Urban and Regional Planners
$36,610
0
43 Athletic Trainers
$36,220
30
44 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators
$36,120
0
45 Embalmers
$36,020
50
46 Carpenters Helpers
$35,790
80
47 Millwrights
$35,760
50
48 Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors
$35,630
420
49 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers
$35,280
50
50 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
$35,130
230
51 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians
$35,070
30
52 Tree Trimmers and Pruners
$34,760
0
53 Etchers and Engravers
$34,250
0
54 Agricultural Inspectors
$34,210
40
55 Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders
$33,480
60
56 Other Community and Social Service Specialists
$33,100
30
57 Other Social Workers
$32,520
40
58 Print Binding and Finishing Workers
$32,380
0
59 Engine and Other Machine Assemblers
$32,090
120
60 All other assemblers and fabricators
$31,580
4,810
61 Painters, Construction and Maintenance
$31,330
50
62 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks
$30,560
120
63 Electrical, electronic, and electromechanical assemblers
$29,750
380
64 Food Processing Workers, All Other
$28,770
140
65 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
$28,570
110
66 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators
$28,510
0
67 Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders
$28,470
80
68 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers
$28,240
100
69 Electricians Helpers
$27,590
110
70 Slaughterers and Meat Packers
$26,540
0
71 Fence Erectors
$26,480
0
72 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators
$26,430
40
73 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials
$26,300
50
74 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers
$25,540
30
75 Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
$25,340
0
76 Furniture Finishers
$25,260
100
77 Telemarketers
$25,100
0
78 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation
$24,580
70
79 Psychiatric Technicians
$24,470
60
80 Office Machine Operators (Except Computer)
$24,170
0
81 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
$23,960
70
82 Psychiatric Aides
$23,760
140
83 Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
$23,600
30
84 Other Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers
$23,110
40
85 Other Personal Care and Service Workers
$22,880
30
86 Pharmacy Aides
$21,780
0
87 Writers and Authors
$20,910
30
88 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners
$20,590
0
89 Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers
$20,170
0
90 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks
$19,960
140
91 Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers, All Other
$19,410
80
92 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other
$18,710
80
93 Agricultural Equipment Operators
$18,380
50
94 Tour and Travel Guides
$18,100
50
95 Tour Guides and Escorts
$17,910
0

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