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Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in South Illinois nonmetropolitan area

The top 100 highest paying jobs in South Illinois 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 Illinois nonmetropolitan area are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in South Illinois nonmetropolitan area is general internists with an average annual salary of $135,580. The second highest paying job is marketing manager (average salary $103,560). The salary and the employment information in South Illinois nonmetropolitan area is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Jobs in South Illinois nonmetropolitan area

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 General Internists
$135,580
140
2 Marketing Managers
$103,560
60
3 Systems Software Developers
$92,550
30
4 Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers
$88,080
60
5 Mining and Geological Engineers
$84,290
30
6 Architects (Except Landscape and Naval)
$82,270
50
7 Purchasing Managers
$80,050
50
8 General Dentists
$76,930
0
9 Optometrists
$75,520
80
10 Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists
$73,770
50
11 Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers
$73,620
60
12 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$69,170
30
13 Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers
$67,870
80
14 Other Teachers and Instructors
$67,160
110
15 Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers
$65,560
100
16 Other Counselors
$64,770
120
17 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
$63,200
60
18 Postsecondary Education Teachers
$62,980
90
19 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
$61,850
70
20 Other Biological Scientists
$61,690
30
21 Radiation Therapists
$61,380
30
22 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$59,040
350
23 Chemists
$58,970
0
24 Applications Software Developers
$57,860
200
25 Other Computer Occupations
$57,720
90
26 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
$56,760
130
27 Industrial Engineering Technicians
$54,870
170
28 Emergency Management Directors
$51,670
0
29 Preschool Special Education Teachers
$50,800
30
30 Funeral Service Managers
$47,670
0
31 Tree Trimmers and Pruners
$46,950
50
32 Surveying and Mapping Technicians
$46,890
60
33 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators
$46,760
100
34 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
$46,400
40
35 Computer Network Support Specialists
$45,670
50
36 Continuous Mining Machine Operators
$45,640
390
37 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers
$45,280
0
38 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors
$44,680
30
39 Other Healthcare Support Workers
$44,670
90
40 Mine Shuttle Car Operators
$44,520
160
41 Hoist and Winch Operators
$43,720
30
42 Other Extraction Workers
$43,520
90
43 Conveyor Operators and Tenders
$43,180
30
44 Other Education Administrators
$43,040
70
45 Respiratory Therapy Technicians
$42,010
50
46 Civil Engineering Technicians
$41,650
30
47 Music Directors and Composers
$41,470
30
48 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
$41,370
70
49 Architectural and Civil Drafters
$40,970
80
50 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
$40,640
0
51 Advertising Sales Agents
$40,400
60
52 Mechanical Engineering Technicians
$38,750
40
53 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders
$38,400
100
54 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate
$37,250
30
55 Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers
$36,790
0
56 Roofers
$36,100
0
57 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
$35,770
40
58 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
$34,800
40
59 Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$34,020
30
60 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
$33,970
40
61 Sailors and Marine Oilers
$33,270
70
62 Carpet Installers
$33,190
0
63 Wellhead Pumpers
$32,910
0
64 Producers and Directors
$32,900
70
65 Riggers
$32,190
60
66 Other Financial Clerks
$31,850
50
67 Web Developers
$31,600
40
68 Health Educators
$30,490
40
69 Amusement and Recreation Attendants
$29,720
50
70 Property, Real Estate Managers
$29,400
60
71 Broadcast Technicians
$28,930
30
72 Editors
$28,590
40
73 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators (Except Postal Service)
$28,260
50
74 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers
$27,890
40
75 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$27,340
130
76 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants
$26,900
0
77 Other Grounds Maintenance Workers
$26,470
50
78 Sales and Related Workers, All Other
$25,440
70
79 Other Education, Training, and Library Workers
$25,410
180
80 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
$24,120
80
81 Food Servers, Nonrestaurant
$23,800
40
82 Reporters and Correspondents
$23,380
50
83 Podiatrists
$23,250
0
84 Helpers--Production Workers
$23,240
810
85 Residential Advisors
$23,140
50
86 Other First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers
$22,070
40
87 Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture
$21,840
40
88 Funeral Attendants
$21,740
110
89 Massage Therapists
$21,060
50
90 Machine Feeders and Offbearers
$20,860
30
91 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
$19,790
0
92 Other Postsecondary Teachers
$19,470
0
93 Bailiffs
$19,280
0
94 Crossing Guards
$19,170
70
95 Prepress Technicians and Workers
$19,160
70
96 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors
$19,020
90
97 Ambulance Drivers and Attendants
$18,860
0
98 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop
$18,800
180
99 All Other Cooks
$18,690
30

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