The 25 Highest-Paying Jobs In America In 2017

Most of these jobs pay more than $100,000 a year.Idaho National Laboratory/flickr

5. Pharmacist

Median base salary: $125,847

Number of job openings: 5,496

A pharmacist dispenses prescription medications and provides information about those medications to patients.

4. Medical science liason

Median base salary: $132,842

Number of job openings: 391

A medical science liason communicates to the public the scientific benefits of medical products.

 

3. Patent attorney

Median base salary: $139,272

Number of job openings: 525

A patent attorney advises inventors, investors, and manufacturers about the laws related to patents.

2. Pharmacy manager

Median base salary: $149,064

Number of job openings: 2,370

A pharmacy manager oversees and manages pharmacy operations.

1. Physician

Median base salary: $187,876

Number of job openings: 7,770

A physician examines patients, prescribes medications, and treats injuries and illnesses.

 

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