Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in USA

5. Engineer


The different types of engineers include chemical, electrical, mechanical, and civil. If you want to design products for people, or if you want to try and find the cure for cancer, become an engineer.

Another reason to choose this career path is because they make an average of $111,000 per year. The longer you are at a university learning, the more money you will make. Most colleges offer an engineering program, some with online courses.