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Top 200 Highest Paying Jobs in Utah

The top 200 highest paying jobs in Utah (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 Utah are also shown. We note from the table that the highest paying profession in Utah is family and general practitioners with an average annual salary of $196,090. The second highest paying job is general pediatricians (average salary $184,670). The salary and the employment information in Utah is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. 200 Highest Paying Jobs in Utah

Job Description Average Salary i # of Empl i
1 Family and General Practitioners
$196,090
1,600
2 General Pediatricians
$184,670
200
3 Nurse Anesthetists
$155,750
120
4 General Internists
$153,180
350
5 Chief Executives
$148,090
4,340
6 Physicists
$131,840
60
7 Postsecondary Law Teachers
$121,890
150
8 Air Traffic Controllers
$121,590
360
9 Architectural and Engineering Managers
$120,350
2,150
10 Petroleum Engineers
$119,260
190
11 Pharmacists
$119,020
2,460
12 Podiatrists
$117,690
90
13 Computer and Information Systems Managers
$115,310
4,990
14 Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers
$113,320
2,050
15 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
$110,750
60
16 General Dentists
$106,970
1,260
17 Nurse Midwives
$105,930
90
18 Postsecondary Engineering Teachers
$104,060
300
19 Marketing Managers
$103,330
2,720
20 Sales Engineers
$103,290
510
21 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates
$101,820
130
22 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
$101,730
1,240
23 Systems Software Developers
$101,130
5,130
24 Computer Network Architects
$100,960
940
25 Sales Managers
$100,580
4,170
26 Financial Managers
$100,560
5,800
27 Computer Hardware Engineers
$100,000
1,330
28 Physician Assistants
$98,920
1,180
29 Nurse Practitioners
$98,260
1,520
30 Aerospace Engineers
$97,560
1,020
31 Postsecondary Economics Teachers
$97,530
150
32 Lawyers
$95,110
4,990
33 Compensation and Benefits Managers
$94,910
210
34 Purchasing Managers
$94,790
470
35 Psychiatrists
$94,730
150
36 Medical and Health Services Managers
$94,440
3,020
37 Applications Software Developers
$94,320
9,930
38 Database Administrators
$94,180
1,030
39 Computer and Information Research Scientists
$93,830
710
40 Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers
$93,460
550
41 Art Directors
$93,090
430
42 Human Resources Managers
$93,060
1,190
43 Other Psychologists
$92,880
70
44 Electronics Engineers (Non Computer)
$92,410
1,390
45 Optometrists
$92,330
450
46 Other Physical Scientists
$92,310
110
47 Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers
$92,170
170
48 Postsecondary Sociology Teachers
$92,100
160
49 Power Distributors and Dispatchers
$91,250
160
50 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay
$90,630
170
51 Natural Sciences Managers
$89,970
960
52 All Other Managers
$89,210
2,490
53 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$88,250
2,190
54 Electrical Engineers
$88,000
1,650
55 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$87,710
450
56 Industrial Production Managers
$87,270
1,860
57 Training and Development Managers
$86,500
500
58 Postsecondary Business Teachers
$86,380
880
59 Postsecondary Physics Teachers
$85,060
180
60 Mechanical Engineers
$84,430
3,130
61 Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers
$84,240
170
62 Industrial Engineers
$83,510
2,010
63 Chemical Engineers
$83,240
110
64 Personal Financial Advisors
$83,040
1,280
65 Materials Engineers
$82,930
410
66 Occupational Therapists
$82,630
880
67 Engineers, All Other
$82,580
1,080
68 Mining and Geological Engineers
$82,340
300
69 Materials Scientists
$81,530
60
70 Physical Therapists
$81,390
1,720
71 Information Security Analysts
$79,590
550
72 Biochemists and Biophysicists
$79,010
170
73 Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products Sales Representatives
$78,740
3,920
74 Postsecondary Education Administrators
$78,300
1,190
75 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers
$78,240
160
76 Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers
$77,740
230
77 Network and Computer Systems Administrators
$77,600
3,450
78 Computer Programmers
$77,570
3,780
79 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
$77,420
780
80 Postsecondary Agricultural Sciences Teachers
$77,370
150
81 Radiation Therapists
$77,120
100
82 Postsecondary Political Science Teachers
$76,640
120
83 Environmental Engineers
$76,490
440
84 Civil Engineers
$76,460
3,110
85 Other Postsecondary Teachers
$76,260
1,010
86 Atmospheric and Space Scientists
$76,220
260
87 Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers
$76,190
40
88 Veterinarians
$76,170
390
89 Other Computer Occupations
$76,160
5,170
90 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
$76,130
500
91 Administrative Services Managers
$75,740
2,380
92 Computer Systems Analysts
$75,650
3,750
93 Construction Managers
$75,330
2,710
94 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
$75,330
110
95 Postsecondary Social Work Teachers
$75,210
110
96 Economists
$75,090
70
97 Biomedical Engineers
$74,480
550
98 Environmental Science Teachers
$74,190
110
99 Commercial Pilots
$73,880
180
100 Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teachers
$73,850
320
101 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
$73,830
720
102 Financial Analysts
$73,740
2,840
103 Power Plant Operators
$73,690
380
104 Nuclear Medicine Technologists
$73,550
100
105 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
$73,440
1,710
106 Operations Research Analysts
$73,390
1,120
107 Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers)
$73,330
250
108 Anthropology and Archeology Teachers
$73,330
40
109 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
$72,780
930
110 Genetic Counselors
$72,360
50
111 Postsecondary History Teachers
$72,310
240
112 Management Analysts
$72,300
4,750
113 Budget Analysts
$72,260
350
114 Other Biological Scientists
$72,250
260
115 Hydrologists
$72,250
120
116 Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers
$72,240
40
117 Audiologists
$72,240
140
118 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers
$72,190
630
119 Logisticians
$72,180
2,430
120 Speech-Language Pathologists
$71,840
1,480
121 Dental Hygienists
$71,760
2,730
122 Other Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
$71,180
150
123 Auto Damage Insurance Appraisers
$71,120
60
124 Statisticians
$71,070
330
125 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
$70,550
310
126 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
$70,280
610
127 Postsecondary Psychology Teachers
$70,000
390
128 Postsecondary Computer Science Teachers
$69,650
440
129 Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers
$69,350
260
130 General and Operations Managers
$69,120
39,810
131 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
$69,010
1,450
132 Elevator Installers and Repairers
$68,850
120
133 Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists
$68,370
770
134 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
$66,980
330
135 Postsecondary Architecture Teachers
$66,530
70
136 Postsecondary Education Teachers
$66,280
840
137 Fashion Designers
$65,830
70
138 Chemists
$65,450
780
139 Financial Examiners
$65,260
330
140 Urban and Regional Planners
$64,980
320
141 Other Business Operations Specialists
$64,700
8,170
142 Social Scientists and Related Workers
$64,700
140
143 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
$64,690
130
144 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
$64,640
190
145 Gas Plant Operators
$64,360
70
146 Other Education Administrators
$64,340
270
147 Postsecondary Communications Teachers
$64,340
380
148 Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers
$64,170
90
149 Detectives and Criminal Investigators
$64,110
370
150 Tool and Die Makers
$64,030
210
151 Cost Estimators
$63,960
2,430
152 Postsecondary Mathematical Science Teachers
$63,940
630
153 Architects (Except Landscape and Naval)
$63,780
900
154 Other Financial Specialists
$63,320
950
155 Sociologists
$63,300
50
156 Postsecondary Library Science Teachers
$63,260
40
157 Agricultural Engineers
$63,230
40
158 Postsecondary Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers
$62,930
450
159 Accountants and Auditors
$62,890
9,770
160 Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers
$62,690
880
161 Landscape Architects
$62,680
180
162 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
$62,500
4,500
163 Insurance Underwriters
$62,470
540
164 Technical Writers
$62,430
740
165 Soil and Plant Scientists
$62,230
60
166 Postsecondary Geography Teachers
$62,230
50
167 Anthropologists and Archeologists
$62,210
120
168 Web Developers
$62,130
1,870
169 Surveyors
$62,060
530
170 Epidemiologists
$61,890
90
171 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers
$61,730
1,640
172 Conservation Scientists
$61,720
270
173 Fire Inspectors and Investigators
$61,720
160
174 Registered Nurses
$61,470
21,340
175 Funeral Service Managers
$61,430
50
176 Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators
$61,420
50
177 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
$61,250
1,390
178 Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
$61,150
2,540
179 Hearing Aid Specialists
$60,510
130
180 Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
$60,420
170
181 Microbiologists
$60,320
160
182 Postsecondary Home Economics Teachers
$60,040
50
183 Orthotists and Prosthetists
$59,790
30
184 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
$59,790
1,250
185 Historians
$59,760
260
186 Industrial Engineering Technicians
$59,660
780
187 Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers
$59,620
90
188 Buyers and Purchasing Agents
$59,340
3,800
189 Respiratory Therapists
$59,290
920
190 Roof Bolters, Mining
$59,200
140
191 Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers
$59,020
1,630
192 Producers and Directors
$58,860
780
193 Multimedia Artists and Animators
$58,740
260
194 Boilermakers
$58,710
100
195 Electrical and Electronics Drafters
$58,530
270
196 Millwrights
$58,460
150
197 Wellhead Pumpers
$58,390
150
198 Athletes and Sports Competitors
$57,950
180
199 Electro-Mechanical Technicians
$57,930
140
200 Healthcare Social Workers
$57,930
1,140

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