11 Jobs that Pay $100k in America Today

Written by Zac Johnson
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When you look at the highest paying jobs in America today, it’s no surprise that doctors are lawyers are still raking it in. However, not everyone has the time, money or skillset to dedicate years of their life to college and further education.

The good news is, there are many jobs available that can still place you in that six-figure earnings range. While all of these jobs can earn you over $100k per year, many of them won’t require further education in the same way becoming a doctor or lawyer would require. If you really aren’t happen with the idea of further education or any of the jobs mentioned below, you can always try your luck at being an entrepreneur!

Even if you weren’t born with entrepreneur blood running through their veins, or blessed with endless years of college experience, there are still plenty of high paying jobs in America today. Through the latest data reports from Glassdoor and the visual infographic below, let’s take a look at 11 different jobs that currently pay over $100,000 per year!

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In no particular order, check out 11 Jobs That Pay $100k or More:

1. Special Agent

  • Total median pay: $125,000
  • Median base salary: $121,000
  • Job openings: 85

2. Airline Pilot

  • Total median pay: $134,000
  • Median base salary: $120,000
  • Job openings: 116

3. Regional Sales Executive

  • Total median pay: $103,500
  • Median base salary: $65,000
  • Job openings: 345

4. Nurse Practitioner

  • Total median pay: $101,600
  • Median base salary: $100,000
  • Job openings: 6,784

5. Reservoir Engineer

  • Total median pay: $143,000
  • Median base salary: $125,000
  • Job openings: 23

6. Dentist

  • Total median pay: $129,968
  • Median base salary: $125,000
  • Job openings: 1,952

7. Equity Research Associate

  • Total median pay: $100,000
  • Median base salary: $85,000
  • Job openings: 300

8. Geophysicist

  • Total median pay: $119,380
  • Median base salary: $109,864
  • Job openings: 117

9. Physician Assistant

  • Total median pay: $100,392
  • Median base salary: $100,000
  • Job openings: 3,499

10. Drilling Engineer

  • Total median pay: $116,500
  • Median base salary: $106,680
  • Job openings: 49

11. Software Architect

  • Total median pay: $139,000
  • Median base salary: $130,000
  • Job openings: 642

 

Jobs That Pay 100k

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