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Top Jobs for the Moo-lah

Happiness in a job is extremely important.  But, paying the bills at home is equally important.  When you can combine the two in a job, then you are very blessed indeed.

Let’s face it, educators rarely get rich.  Same for fast food workers, gas station attendants and babysitters.

If you’re living paycheck to paycheck, you may want to consider changing your spending habits OR changing your job.  Check out the top 10 highest paying jobs for some ideas:

1. Neurosurgeons

Median pay: $368,000

Top pay: $643,000

 

2. Petroleum engineer

Median pay: $162,000

Top pay: $265,000
3. Nurse anesthetist (CRNA)

Median pay: $159,000

Top pay: $205,000
4. Petroleum geologist

Median pay: $149,000

Top pay: $247,000

 

5. Dentist

Median pay: $147,000

Top pay: $253,000

 

6. Actuary

Median pay: $136,000

Top pay: $208,000

 

7.  Software Architect

Median pay: $119,000
Top pay: $162,000
8.  Pharmacist
Median pay: $114,000
Top pay: $133,000
9.  Management Consultant

Median pay: $110,000
Top pay: $198,000
10.  SAP Basis Administrator

Median pay: $107,000
Top pay: $160,000
For more information on these job positions and what they entail, more details are provided by:  http://money.cnn.com/gallery/pf/2012/11/01/top-paying-jobs/10.html