Most Lucrative Professions in Oklahoma

List of the most lucrative professions from the Labor Department




OccupationEmploymentEmployment / 1000 JobsAverage Annual Wage
Obstetricians and Gynecologists1000.063$252,640
Surgeons5800.367$209,910
Pediatricians, General1700.108$202,070
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other2,9701.883$197,040
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons600.036$195,970
Internists, General2700.173$189,730
Dentists, All Other Specialists700.042$180,610
Nurse Anesthetists2600.165$161,690
Chief Executives5,7803.667$153,260
Psychiatrists2600.165$149,790
Petroleum Engineers3,6702.324$148,550
Dentists, General1,2900.821$147,820
Optometrists5100.324$146,330
Physicists600.037$140,980
Family and General Practitioners3,4602.196$136,990
Podiatrists400.027$133,730
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers1,2800.810$127,710
Architectural and Engineering Managers1,6601.053$122,240
Pharmacists3,8902.465$113,570
Lawyers7,0704.480$112,520
Broadcast News Analysts900.057$112,000
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists4500.285$109,990
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers6400.404$108,590
Veterinarians7500.478$107,200
Sales Managers4,1302.616$100,650
General and Operations Managers24,56015.571$98,640
Computer and Information Systems Managers2,8501.809$98,490
Financial Managers5,8403.702$97,810
Physician Assistants1,5700.992$96,810
Air Traffic Controllers2800.180$95,950
Chemical Engineers3100.198$95,670
Industrial Production Managers3,0201.915$95,210
Sales Engineers3300.210$94,870
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary2400.154$94,330
Natural Sciences Managers2000.129$92,390
Marketing Managers1,4700.931$92,320
Aerospace Engineers7300.464$91,890
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers1900.120$91,030
Management Occupations86,20054.652$90,760
Actuaries700.045$90,010
Managers, All Other1,8601.180$88,820
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary3200.201$88,530
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer1,5400.979$88,430
Engineers, All Other8000.507$88,330
Purchasing Managers7500.475$87,600
Atmospheric and Space Scientists2200.141$86,550
Computer Hardware Engineers2200.138$86,180
Law Teachers, Postsecondary1400.088$85,940
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers6900.439$85,870