10 Top Paying Technical Jobs in the US
There is no doubt that IT jobs pay well, but which jobs pay the most in the United States today.
- Computer Hardware Engineer-$101,154
A computer hardware engineer designs computers and all sorts of other electronic devices.
- QA Manager, $101,330
A QA, or “quality assurance,” manager performs tests to make sure a product, service or software to ensure they perform according to their design.
- Security Engineer, $102,749
A security engineer designs, deploys and maintains a company’s network, software, and assets.
- Data Scientist, $105,395
A data scientist helps companies find insight into their data.
- Product Manager, $113,959
A product manager runs teams that design and market a product.
- IT Manager, $115,642
An IT Manager manages a company’s technology infrastructure.
- Analytics Manager, $115,725
An analytics manager analyzes a company’s financial and business to predict success and growth.
- Solutions Architect, $121,522
A Solutions Architect designs and engineers complex software or computer systems
- Software Development Manager, $123,747
A software developer manager is the project leader for software projects.
- Software Architect, $130,891
A software architect designs complex software applications.
*Source-BusinessWeek Feb. 17, 2015