Occupations that Pay the Most in Utah

Data from Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupation Employment Employment / 1000 Jobs Average Annual Wage
Pediatricians, General2500.195$236,410
Obstetricians and Gynecologists1700.136$228,130
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other1,6001.252$209,430
Anesthesiologists4100.318$206,710
Internists, General2100.168$198,750
Family and General Practitioners1,1700.917$191,440
Nurse Anesthetists1000.075$152,520
Law Teachers, Postsecondary2000.158$146,570
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary2,4701.928$136,360
Marketing Managers1,5001.173$122,750
Podiatrists1200.091$118,980
Lawyers4,7103.678$118,910
Pharmacists2,3801.861$117,990
Architectural and Engineering Managers1,4501.135$117,320
Computer and Information Systems Managers2,8502.228$117,250
Sales Managers2,8102.196$116,270
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary1200.095$114,640
Dentists, General1,2400.968$112,990
Financial Managers4,2303.301$108,610
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary4300.337$108,130
Purchasing Managers4600.362$103,220
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary6200.487$102,920
Natural Sciences Managers5500.426$102,120
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other1,1300.880$102,110
Optometrists2400.185$101,670
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary800.066$100,240
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary2200.172$99,760
Petroleum Engineers2500.192$99,170
Atmospheric and Space Scientists1000.075$99,070
Education Administrators, Postsecondary1,1300.880$98,190
Human Resources Managers8600.671$97,350
Industrial Production Managers1,7601.376$95,830
Managers, All Other2,7202.124$94,760
Medical and Health Services Managers2,3801.862$94,190
Management Occupations66,86052.204$93,180
Nurse Practitioners1,4401.121$93,110
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products4,3903.430$93,040
Compensation and Benefits Managers1200.096$92,660
Sales Engineers4900.382$92,640
Physician Assistants9000.703$92,600
Software Developers, Systems Software3,1402.454$92,520
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers3300.259$91,910
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary1900.149$91,030
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists4800.372$90,170
Software Developers, Applications7,7506.050$89,610
Computer Network Architects7400.577$89,590
Electrical Engineers1,6101.254$88,850
Computer and Information Research Scientists6800.533$88,710
Business Teachers, Postsecondary9300.722$88,330
Psychiatrists2000.160$87,890
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers1,1000.862$87,810
General and Operations Managers26,45020.652$87,800
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates1400.106$87,750
Biomedical Engineers5300.414$87,260
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers2,1701.698$87,240
Personal Financial Advisors1,2300.961$86,990
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary800.059$86,700
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary6600.515$86,590
Legal Occupations8,5806.701$86,050
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School1,7701.380$85,960
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay1200.093$85,940
Training and Development Managers2500.195$85,570
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers2000.156$84,910
Materials Scientists900.072$84,520
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other1100.086$83,090
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer1,8801.468$83,030
Veterinarians4000.310$82,860
Physical Scientists, All Other1300.101$82,850
Biochemists and Biophysicists1400.111$82,780
Construction Managers2,0401.595$82,580
Engineers, All Other5400.423$82,580
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary1900.145$82,520
Chemical Engineers3100.243$82,510
Advertising and Promotions Managers2300.179$82,230
Environmental Engineers4800.371$80,850
Database Administrators8900.697$80,680
Art Directors2400.184$80,520
Information Security Analysts4500.354$80,060
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary1800.138$79,630
Statisticians1600.122$79,430
Physical Therapists1,5101.183$79,300
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors2200.168$79,290
Industrial Engineers2,0301.587$79,220
Civil Engineers3,2202.518$78,820
Computer Programmers4,0603.173$78,470
Economists500.039$78,450
Administrative Services Managers1,8601.454$78,240
Management Analysts5,2704.116$78,170
Occupational Therapists7300.571$78,110
Financial Examiners3800.297$77,830
Mechanical Engineers3,5002.736$77,760
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary1900.145$77,620
Psychologists, All Other600.045$77,400
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary1400.112$77,280
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary3800.296$77,270
Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary1700.133$76,990
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary5100.395$76,720
History Teachers, Postsecondary2200.175$76,490
Aerospace Engineers9100.713$76,230
Financial Analysts1,6701.305$76,150
Materials Engineers4700.364$76,110
Hydrologists600.048$74,530
Computer Systems Analysts3,6402.845$74,420
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval6800.529$74,390
Operations Research Analysts6800.535$73,880
Boilermakers3600.282$73,560
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary5500.427$73,190
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers2700.212$73,130
Athletes and Sports Competitors2000.154$72,480
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary600.045$72,420
Architecture and Engineering Occupations26,73020.871$72,300
Computer and Mathematical Occupations38,44030.018$72,230
Network and Computer Systems Administrators3,4302.675$72,130
Transportation Inspectors3400.264$72,100
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents2,5601.995$72,090
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other900.070$72,050
Logisticians1,9601.531$71,870
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary3100.241$71,760
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers1700.134$71,680
Broadcast News Analysts400.031$71,680
Power Plant Operators3700.292$71,680
Detectives and Criminal Investigators3900.303$71,670
Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary1400.106$71,560
Budget Analysts3900.307$71,550
Education Teachers, Postsecondary5300.417$71,460
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health6600.518$71,300
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary600.045$71,080
Orthotists and Prosthetists700.057$71,050
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers5100.396$70,910
Funeral Service Managers800.066$70,850
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products14,23011.112$70,400
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers4100.320$70,310
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary3600.280$70,010
Education Administrators, All Other1500.118$70,000
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations60,97047.609$69,750
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents1300.102$69,640
Chemists6900.543$69,360
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary1200.094$69,260
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives1,1800.920$69,170
Actuaries1300.103$68,790
Accountants and Auditors9,8107.659$68,780
Dental Hygienists2,4201.892$68,610
Technical Writers6900.536$68,540
Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary4000.309$68,100
Nuclear Medicine Technologists1300.102$67,740