Highest Paying Jobs in Nebraska

Numbers from Labor Department
Occupation Employment Employment / 1000 Jobs Average Annual Wage
Obstetricians and Gynecologists1800.193$251,360
Family and General Practitioners1,1201.186$222,480
Internists, General1500.164$219,090
Pediatricians, General2300.241$207,480
Psychiatrists600.059$205,990
Chief Executives6300.671$203,740
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other1,7801.892$156,710
Dentists, General4500.473$151,130
Nurse Anesthetists2800.295$150,830
Podiatrists500.057$135,420
Financial Managers2,2702.403$135,140
Architectural and Engineering Managers5600.596$123,700
Computer and Information Systems Managers1,5501.647$116,750
Optometrists3100.327$114,220
Human Resources Managers5300.564$111,950
Sales Managers1,8601.967$110,620
General and Operations Managers11,32012.002$109,810
Personal Financial Advisors5900.621$109,420
Purchasing Managers4000.428$109,410
Compensation and Benefits Managers1200.132$109,030
Animal Scientists500.053$107,500
Marketing Managers9200.979$102,590
Pharmacists2,4402.582$100,630
Natural Sciences Managers1500.155$100,600
Management Occupations38,19040.505$99,300
Education Administrators, Postsecondary9501.007$98,850
Managers, All Other1,4601.548$97,430
Physicists400.044$97,380
Training and Development Managers2000.213$97,180
Nuclear Engineers1800.189$95,780
Actuaries2200.237$94,770
Air Traffic Controllers600.068$94,270
Lawyers2,9503.132$93,820
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary1300.141$93,630
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary300.035$92,130
Medical and Health Services Managers2,5302.680$92,110
Aerospace Engineers900.094$92,080
Computer Network Architects9300.987$91,360
Physician Assistants8200.872$91,040
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary1,7101.817$91,030
Sales Engineers1100.117$91,030
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School1,5501.643$90,490
Nurse Practitioners9601.017$90,240
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers1,4301.514$89,250
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers4200.441$89,180
Industrial Production Managers1,0801.147$87,940
Atmospheric and Space Scientists1200.131$85,920
Advertising and Promotions Managers1100.118$85,540
Administrative Services Managers1,8401.954$85,510
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors1100.121$85,250