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Top 200 Highest Paying Jobs in Delaware

The top 200 highest paying jobs in Delaware (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 Delaware are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Delaware is psychiatrists with an average annual salary of $196,370. The second highest paying job is chief executive (average salary $185,880). The salary and the employment information in Delaware is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. 200 Highest Paying Jobs in Delaware

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Psychiatrists
$196,370
60
2 Chief Executives
$185,880
340
3 Natural Sciences Managers
$181,820
410
4 Family and General Practitioners
$178,290
530
5 General Internists
$174,220
110
6 Nurse Anesthetists
$171,560
200
7 Marketing Managers
$162,540
590
8 Sales Managers
$162,080
860
9 Sales Engineers
$152,570
90
10 Podiatrists
$151,580
80
11 Computer and Information Systems Managers
$151,450
1,260
12 Financial Managers
$149,140
1,840
13 General Pediatricians
$148,270
200
14 Architectural and Engineering Managers
$143,460
520
15 Advertising and Promotions Managers
$141,860
50
16 Purchasing Managers
$138,690
130
17 Lawyers
$137,890
2,590
18 Optometrists
$132,810
120
19 Compensation and Benefits Managers
$131,800
40
20 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
$131,610
310
21 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$130,360
210
22 Human Resources Managers
$129,260
430
23 All Other Managers
$126,970
870
24 General and Operations Managers
$124,500
4,080
25 Computer Network Architects
$124,080
660
26 Pharmacists
$119,350
1,110
27 Chemical Engineers
$119,160
500
28 Chiropractors
$118,370
130
29 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
$118,020
250
30 Systems Software Developers
$116,760
680
31 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$115,090
260
32 Industrial Production Managers
$114,640
290
33 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$111,810
870
34 Construction Managers
$109,600
430
35 Engineers, All Other
$108,990
50
36 Personal Financial Advisors
$107,650
570
37 Actuaries
$107,100
70
38 Statisticians
$107,020
120
39 Training and Development Managers
$104,500
70
40 Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives
$104,230
1,190
41 Administrative Services Managers
$103,770
820
42 Medical and Health Services Managers
$103,520
860
43 Physician Assistants
$101,530
440
44 Information Security Analysts
$100,210
470
45 Applications Software Developers
$99,460
3,470
46 Veterinarians
$98,980
200
47 Nurse Practitioners
$98,950
610
48 Electrical Engineers
$98,260
410
49 Biochemists and Biophysicists
$97,330
140
50 Mechanical Engineers
$95,330
690
51 Computer Systems Analysts
$93,810
3,500
52 Nurse Midwives
$92,770
40
53 Commercial Pilots
$92,340
270
54 Operations Research Analysts
$91,580
860
55 Chemists
$90,310
3,380
56 Database Administrators
$89,930
610
57 Industrial Engineers
$89,630
480
58 Other Education Administrators
$88,550
50
59 Computer and Information Research Scientists
$88,240
90
60 Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers)
$86,430
60
61 Architects (Except Landscape and Naval)
$85,980
170
62 Physical Therapists
$85,620
760
63 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates
$84,510
120
64 Occupational Therapists
$84,270
300
65 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
$84,000
120
66 Web Developers
$83,270
380
67 Environmental Engineers
$81,970
170
68 All Other Special Education Teachers
$81,900
90
69 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
$80,350
360
70 Power Distributors and Dispatchers
$79,980
90
71 Computer Programmers
$79,900
900
72 Art Directors
$79,300
40
73 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
$78,860
60
74 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
$78,600
340
75 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers
$78,400
610
76 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
$77,810
40
77 Financial Examiners
$77,700
220
78 Other Computer Occupations
$76,580
180
79 Management Analysts
$76,370
2,220
80 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
$76,310
1,230
81 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay
$76,190
140
82 Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers
$74,570
320
83 Audiologists
$74,420
50
84 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
$74,070
1,950
85 Speech-Language Pathologists
$73,730
380
86 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
$73,500
140
87 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
$72,880
160
88 Dental Hygienists
$72,840
640
89 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door
$72,730
140
90 Librarians
$72,570
410
91 Middle School Special Education Teachers
$72,540
100
92 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
$72,080
260
93 Financial Analysts
$72,010
3,570
94 Materials Scientists
$71,720
70
95 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
$71,680
1,570
96 Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors
$71,270
80
97 Accountants and Auditors
$70,890
5,890
98 Other Business Operations Specialists
$70,750
1,190
99 Budget Analysts
$69,650
140
100 Technical Writers
$69,500
140
101 Chemical Plant and System Operators
$69,480
90
102 Registered Nurses
$69,310
11,320
103 Lodging Managers
$68,390
90
104 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
$67,790
1,820
105 Instructional Coordinators
$67,740
840
106 Mechanical Engineering Technicians
$67,660
80
107 Insurance Underwriters
$66,660
200
108 Compliance Officers
$66,640
990
109 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
$66,400
440
110 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators
$66,140
430
111 Chemical Technicians
$65,950
640
112 Occupational Therapy Assistants
$65,850
90
113 Loan Officers
$65,780
940
114 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
$65,430
760
115 Computer Network Support Specialists
$65,350
620
116 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
$65,040
210
117 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators
$64,980
40
118 Other Postsecondary Teachers
$64,750
60
119 Training and Development Specialists
$64,720
990
120 Labor Relations Specialists
$64,700
330
121 Cost Estimators
$64,620
980
122 Other Financial Specialists
$64,560
560
123 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
$64,220
1,990
124 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
$64,100
170
125 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
$63,990
370
126 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
$63,740
80
127 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
$63,490
680
128 Social and Community Service Managers
$62,830
740
129 Court Reporters
$62,780
60
130 Secondary School Special Education Teachers
$62,770
310
131 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
$62,710
1,030
132 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
$62,620
1,280
133 Dietitians and Nutritionists
$62,560
180
134 Surveyors
$62,420
80
135 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors
$62,260
310
136 Locomotive Engineers
$62,200
60
137 Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers
$61,850
230
138 Power Plant Operators
$61,810
40
139 Food Service Managers
$61,650
410
140 Other Engineering Technicians
$61,330
30
141 Health Educators
$61,170
180
142 Electrical and Electronics Drafters
$61,160
60
143 Urban and Regional Planners
$61,120
230
144 Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers
$61,050
1,280
145 Respiratory Therapists
$60,850
360
146 Industrial Engineering Technicians
$60,820
60
147 Producers and Directors
$60,820
80
148 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other
$59,790
60
149 Medical Equipment Repairers
$59,570
90
150 Radiologic Technologists
$59,460
620
151 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
$59,440
4,220
152 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
$59,090
570
153 Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators
$58,920
50
154 Postal Service Mail Carriers
$58,510
1,030
155 Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers
$58,500
0
156 Wholesale and Manufacturing (Except Technical and Scientific Products) Sales Representatives
$58,360
2,810
157 Credit Analysts
$58,340
1,150
158 Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate
$58,330
180
159 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
$58,260
2,650
160 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
$58,250
1,400
161 Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers
$58,020
260
162 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
$57,990
1,970
163 Property, Real Estate Managers
$57,910
430
164 Human Resources Specialists
$57,560
2,250
165 Mechanical Drafters
$57,560
130
166 Writers and Authors
$57,540
50
167 Other Social Workers
$57,390
100
168 Physical Therapist Assistants
$57,240
250
169 Postal Service Clerks
$56,790
270
170 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators
$56,790
440
171 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
$56,760
5,320
172 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
$56,550
300
173 Sheet Metal Workers
$56,530
490
174 Public Relations Specialists
$56,490
600
175 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products
$56,380
240
176 Survey Researchers
$56,120
60
177 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
$56,120
970
178 Industrial Machinery Mechanics
$55,880
900
179 Brickmasons and Blockmasons
$55,780
220
180 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education
$55,690
440
181 Editors
$55,670
130
182 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
$55,510
0
183 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$55,450
100
184 Other Sales Representatives
$55,380
2,740
185 Construction and Building Inspectors
$54,980
500
186 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
$54,660
180
187 Electricians
$54,430
1,800
188 Avionics Technicians
$54,310
70
189 Legal Secretaries
$54,150
880
190 Machinists
$54,020
420
191 Fundraisers
$53,890
280
192 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers
$53,870
290
193 Computer User Support Specialists
$53,630
1,460
194 Curators
$53,490
60
195 Brokerage Clerks
$53,270
380
196 Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists
$53,240
410
197 Conservation Scientists
$53,120
50
198 Healthcare Social Workers
$53,080
540
199 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers
$53,030
60
200 Music Directors and Composers
$52,970
30

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