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These Are the 5 Highest-Paying Jobs in Massachusetts

Spoiler alert: They’re all in healthcare.

If you want to make a lot of money in Massachusetts, you might want to consider going into healthcare. The Boston Globe

If you want to make a lot of money in Massachusetts, you might want to consider going into healthcare.

Using 2013 data compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Labor, Boston Business Journal ranked the highest-paying jobs in the Bay State, and found that the top five are all in the medical field.

Unfortunately, the career that makes the most money isn’t always what’s in demand, according to Glassdoor.

Here is the top five:

1. Surgeons

Average Annual Salary: $240,700

Number of Jobs: 1,130

2. Oral and Maxillofacial (Jaws and Face) Surgeons

Average Annual Salary: $231,040

Number of Jobs: 320

3. Anesthesiologist

Average Annual Salary: $219,160

Number of Jobs: 620

4. Internists

Average Annual Salary: $207,140

Number of Jobs: 3,080

5. Family and General Practitioners

Average Annual Salary: $204,810

Number of Jobs: 2,850

Here’s the complete list, according to Boston Business Journal.

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