The Bureau of labour Statistics just released its latest Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates, which reveal the average annual salaries of all major occupations.
Forbes’ did some serious number-crunching to figure out what the 10 best-paying and 10-worst-paying jobs are.
Doctors dominate the top 10, which includes only one non-medical profession: Chief Executive Officer.
As for the 10 worst, restaurant jobs are predominant.
The official results…
The 10 best-paying jobs in America:
Avg. Annual Salary Surgeon
$219, 770 Anesthesiologist $211,750 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon $210,710 Orthodontist $206,190 Obstetrician and Gynecologist
$204,470 General Internist
$183,990 Physician, All Others
$173,860 Family and General Practitioner
$168,550 Chief Executive
The 10 worst-paying jobs in America:
Avg. Annual Salary Combined Food Preparation and Serving Worker, Including Fast Food
$18,120 Cook, Fast Food $18,230 Dishwasher
$18,890 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendant and Bartender
$18,900 Counter Attendant, Cafeteria Food Concession and Coffee Shop
$19,030 Host and Hostess, Restaurant Lounge and Coffee Shop
$19,190 Amusement and Recreation Attendant
$19,450 Usher, Lobby Attendant and Ticket Taker
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