The top 10 highest-paying jobs in America in 2018

1. Pharmacist

Median base pay: $127,506

Year-over-year pay growth: 0.4%

Industry: Health


Job description: Pharmacists give patients prescription medications, advise on a range of healthcare topics and provide some medical screenings. Pharmacist Job Duties: Prepares medications by reviewing and interpreting physician orders; detecting therapeutic incompatibilities. Dispenses medications by compounding, packaging, and labeling pharmaceuticals. Controls medications by monitoring drug therapies; advising interventions.