It has been said that you should do what you love and whatever you’re passionate about. Many people will agree that this should be the basis when choosing a career, but salary is an important consideration too. Stress level, growth, and work-life balance are also significant factors. Jobs that pay well and offer strong career path are tied to in-demand skills, higher education, and jobs that cannot be replaced by automation. These jobs are extremely technical, require a high level of expertise, highly specialized skills, and proficiency.
Here are the top 20 highest paying jobs in the United States.
|Rank||Job||Median base salary|
|10.||Senior Corporate Counsel||$175,000|
|11.||Software Engineer Staff||$168,000|
|13.||Director of Engineering||$164,000|
|15.||Product Management Director||$160,000|
|18||Software Engineering Manager||$155,000|
|19.||Global Marketing Director||$155,000|