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While there are a lot of Americans that pursue their career that is their passion and s the most meaningful for them. Other americans pursue the career that pays the most. The median pay across all jobs in America is $46,072 a year. I know I myself am in a position that I love, so clearly its not for money.

So just in case you were wondering what the top paying jobs are in America, check out the list below

10. Chemical engineers

• 2018 median annual earnings: $96,616

• Total number of workers: 65,000

9. Software developers, applications and systems software

• 2018 median annual earnings: $96,928

• Total number of workers: 1,611,000

8. Computer and information systems managers

• 2018 median annual earnings: $97,604

• Total number of workers: 601,000

7. Dentists

• 2018 median annual earnings: $97,968

• Total number of workers: 56,000

6. Nurse practitioners

• 2018 median annual earnings: $98,488

• Total number of workers: 158,000

5. Lawyers

• 2018 median annual earnings: $101,244

• Total number of workers: 853,000

4. Physicians and surgeons

• 2018 median annual earnings: $104,052

• Total number of workers: 827,000

3. Pharmacists

• 2018 median annual earnings: $107,692

• Total number of workers: 263,000

2. Architectural and engineering managers

• 2018 median annual earnings: $115,752

• Total number of workers: 149,000

1. Chief executives

• 2018 median annual earnings: $119,132

• Total number of workers: 1,098,000

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