These Will Be The Highest Paying Jobs In The United States Based On LinkedIn Salary Data

Highest Paying Jobs In The United States

With the start of a New Year, an overwhelming majority of professionals report that they’re open to new career opportunities. Today, LinkedIn published a list of the highest paying jobs in the United States using data from LinkedIn Salary to help professionals better understand the careers that are making the highest annual base salaries. The diagnosis? Heart and foot doctors round out the list, along with other healthcare, tech, and legal jobs.

Highest Paying Occupations and Median Base Salaries in the U.S.:

  1. Cardiologist – $356,00
  2. Radiologist – $355,000
  3. Anesthesiologist – $350,000
  4. Surgeon – $338,000
  5. Medical Director – $230,000
  6. Pathologist – $225,000
  7. Physician (general) – $220,000
  8. Hospitalist – $220,000
  9. Psychiatrist – $218,000
  10. Senior Corporate Counsel – $175,000
  11. Staff Software Engineer – $168,000
  12. Dentist – $165,000
  13. Director of Engineering – $164,000
  14. Tax Director – $161,000
  15. Director Product Management – $160,000
  16. Patent Attorney – $160,000
  17. Anesthetist – $156,000
  18. Senior Software Engineering Manager – $155,000
  19. Global Marketing Director – $155,000
  20. Podiatrist – $150,000