Glassdoor just released its annual list of the “25 Best Jobs in America”. According to their list, “jobs that make this list have the highest overall Glassdoor Job Score, determined by combining three key factors – number of job openings, salary and career opportunities rating”. Here are the top five jobs in America for 2016, and their median base salary:
- Data Scientist - $116,840
- Tax Manager - $108,000
- Solutions Architect - $119,500
- Engagement Manager - $125,000
- Mobile Developer - $90,000
See the full list of careers here: Glassdoor.com. If you’re still looking for your dream career check out the job on the Illinois workNet Career, Wages, and Trends tool! By researching careers here you’re going to get Illinois specific data on wages, education and skill required, similar jobs, and much more! You will also be able to compare the average wage in specific areas of Illinois to the US median.
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