Raleigh on top 10 for best paying jobs

Image source: Wikimedia - picture by Mark Turner
October 24, 2013 1:03:27 PM PDT
A ranking released by Payscale says the Raleigh area ranks in the top 10 nationally for high paying jobs.

The company says it studied the nation's 100 largest metropolitan areas by median pay, cost of living, number of jobs, and the unemployment rate.

It defines high-paying jobs as managers, executives, software developers, engineers, lawyers, judges, doctors, surgeons and psychiatrists.

Here's the top ten:

  1. Salt Lake City
  2. San-Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, Calif.
  3. Houston-Sugarland-Baytown
  4. Austin-Round Rock, Texas
  5. Provo-Orem, Utah
  6. Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
  7. Raleigh-Cary
  8. Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska-Iowa
  9. Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
  10. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue

See It On TV | Report A Typo |  Send Tip |  Get Alerts | Send us photos
Follow @abc11 on Twitter  |  Become a fan on Facebook


Load Comments