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Top Ten Highest Paying Careers

According to the U.S. Labor Department, 7 out of 10 of the highest paying jobs in the United States are health related. Apparently it pays to pursue a career in health. Here's the list of the top 10 highest paying careers and jobs:

1. Surgeon - $181,850 salary per year

2. Anesthesiologist - $174,610 salary per year

3. Obstetrician/Gynocologist - $174,600 salary per year

4. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon - $169,600 salary per year

5. Internist - $156,790 salary per year

6. Prosthodontist - $153,710 salary per year

7. Orthodontist - $153,240 salary per year

8. Psychiatrist - $151,380 salary per year

9. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) - $140,880 salary per year

10. Engineering Manager - $140,210 salary per year

The top seven listed are health related jobs or careers.

Source: 10 Highest Paying Jobs & Career Paths

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