Does Your Job Make the Cut? Here are the Top Paying Jobs of 2017

When we enter college, we have several things on our mind. Where in the world is my next class? What sorority will I rush? Will that guy ask me to his date party next weekend? Oh yeah, and lastly … what the heck am I going to study so I can get a good job and be majorly successful?

Luckily, GlassDoor recently released the 25 Highest Paying Jobs in America list so you can get a look into what jobs will be rolling in the big bucks. And if you’re interested in working in the startup world, get pumped because several of these “top jobs” are super useful when launching your own startup!

1. Physician

Median Base Salary: $187,876

2. Pharmacy Manager

Median Base Salary: $149,064

3. Patent Attorney

Median Base Salary: $139,272

4. Medical Science Liaison

Median Base Salary: $132,842

5. Pharmacist

Median Base Salary: $125,847

6. Enterprise Architect

Median Base Salary: $112,560

7. Physician Assistant

Median Base Salary: $112,529

8. Applications Development Manager

Median Base Salary: $112,045

9. R&D Manager

Median Base Salary: $111,905

10. Corporate Controller

Median Base Salary: $110,855

11. Software Engineering Manager

Median Base Salary: $109,350

12. IT Architect

Median Base Salary: $105,303

13. Software Architect

Median Base Salary: $104,754

14. Nurse Practitioner

Median Base Salary: $104,144

15. Solutions Architect

Median Base Salary: $102,678

16. Data Architect

Median Base Salary: $102,091

17. Actuary

Median Base Salary: $99,507

18. IT Program Manager

Median Base Salary: $98,883

19. UX Manager

Median Base Salary: $98,353

20. Systems Architect

Median Base Salary: $97,873

21. Plant Manager

Median Base Salary: $97,189

22. Scrum Master

Median Base Salary: $95,167

23. Financial Planning & Analysis Manager

Median Base Salary: $94,862

24. Nuclear Engineer

Median Base Salary: $94,852

25. Attorney

Median Base Salary: $94,695

Heading into any of these awesome careers? Tweet @StarterNoise to tell us all about it!