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Top 100 Highest Paying Jobs in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area

The top 100 highest paying jobs in Southern Texas 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 Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area is chief executive with an average annual salary of $136,230. The second highest paying job is physician assistant (average salary $112,140). The salary and the employment information in Southern Texas 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 Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Chief Executives
$136,230
50
2 Physician Assistants
$112,140
40
3 Construction Managers
$98,390
40
4 All Other Managers
$95,710
360
5 Financial Managers
$93,200
70
6 Sales Managers
$92,670
60
7 Medical and Health Services Managers
$91,000
100
8 General and Operations Managers
$88,560
620
9 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
$85,590
40
10 Compliance Officers
$80,480
400
11 Computer Programmers
$77,810
70
12 Management Analysts
$77,000
30
13 Other Biological Scientists
$76,440
40
14 Social and Community Service Managers
$74,230
30
15 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$72,430
160
16 Civil Engineers
$71,070
0
17 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
$70,000
70
18 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay
$68,760
0
19 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
$67,820
60
20 Other Counselors
$62,500
80
21 Accountants and Auditors
$60,970
270
22 Other Business Operations Specialists
$59,470
230
23 Training and Development Specialists
$58,590
40
24 Other Postsecondary Teachers
$58,550
30
25 Dietitians and Nutritionists
$58,140
30
26 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
$57,380
40
27 Human Resources Specialists
$56,820
170
28 Administrative Services Managers
$55,520
60
29 Conservation Scientists
$54,710
40
30 Budget Analysts
$54,400
30
31 Computer Network Support Specialists
$53,700
70
32 Cost Estimators
$52,690
40
33 Construction and Building Inspectors
$52,070
40
34 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers
$51,240
0
35 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
$50,630
80
36 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
$50,180
60
37 Property, Real Estate Managers
$49,610
40
38 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School
$49,580
110
39 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
$48,210
50
40 Secondary School Special Education Teachers
$47,450
40
41 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School
$47,310
30
42 Middle School Special Education Teachers
$46,740
40
43 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
$46,360
230
44 Postsecondary Education Teachers
$45,770
60
45 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers
$44,470
0
46 Food Service Managers
$43,760
40
47 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
$43,660
40
48 Other Office and Administrative Support Workers
$42,310
50
49 Surgical Technologists
$42,140
40
50 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
$41,160
60
51 Loan Officers
$41,140
50
52 Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists
$40,420
40
53 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate
$37,920
120
54 Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers
$37,580
0
55 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas
$36,120
60
56 First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers
$35,370
40
57 Computer User Support Specialists
$35,010
120
58 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors
$34,980
50
59 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$34,070
30
60 Meter Readers, Utilities
$33,520
30
61 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers
$33,110
30
62 Legislators
$32,730
80
63 Transportation Inspectors
$31,570
40
64 Agricultural and Food Science Technicians
$30,990
0
65 Sewing Machine Operators
$30,770
0
66 Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
$30,540
50
67 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators
$29,820
30
68 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners
$29,370
0
69 All Occupations
$28,500
57,650
70 Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks
$28,330
50
71 Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
$28,240
0
72 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
$27,850
40
73 Sales and Related Workers, All Other
$27,820
40
74 Tax Preparers
$27,230
60
75 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping
$26,730
50
76 Library Technicians
$25,450
40
77 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators
$25,080
50
78 Animal Control Workers
$24,250
30
79 Legal Secretaries
$23,340
80
80 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
$22,980
30
81 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators
$21,310
40
82 Other Teachers and Instructors
$20,210
140
83 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
$20,190
170
84 Agricultural Equipment Operators
$19,790
0
85 Medical Transcriptionists
$19,370
40
86 Floral Designers
$19,270
40
87 Funeral Attendants
$19,070
30
88 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
$18,860
50
89 Real Estate Sales Agents
$18,770
40
90 Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants
$18,740
60
91 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers
$18,370
30
92 Psychiatric Aides
$17,980
60
93 Home Health Aides
$17,730
2,750

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