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The x-axis shows income in dollars (10^4 means $10,000 and so on). The y-axis is the fraction of people in each profession at each level of income (0.1 means 10%). Source: Panel B, p66, from Lockwood et al.1

The 11 Highest-Paying Jobs In America

Which industry has the highest paying jobs? Simple question. Hard to answer. Until recently, good data wasn’t available: tax returns weren’t consistently categorised by job type until 2005. Many rankings of the highest-paying jobs are based on job seeker surveys […]