Looking for a new career path? Are you interested in starting fresh and going after a new job title? Maybe you are just curious to see what other positions are paying around the country? No matter what your interest level or what kind of job you have or would like, you’ll definitely find something for yourself in this list. We gathered the best paying salaries of 2018, the ones, which are expected to grow in 2019 even more concerning the average salaries and the number of positions. This list spreads across several industries and offers you a real insight as to what is offered out there and what kinds of potential there is, if you are interested in a potential career change.
10. Software Developer
A software developer has one of the higher average salaries on the list outside of the medical field, although it does tap out a bit higher than some other industries. The national average for this position is $86,000 going into 2018. Someone starting out in the career is likely to receive a starter salary of around $55,000.
The maximum salary depends on several factors, ranging from company and experience to location. The national average for the maximum salary is $125,000, although it is possible to earn much more than this. Bloomberg pays its top software developers $179,000, with Oracle sitting close by at $173,000. It just depends on where someone works.
In spite of software developers often get the attention, there are several high paying jobs in the IT field such as Data Processing Manager, IT Director, MIS Director, Technical Services Manager and so on.