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Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs For Women

Perhaps most surprising, women out-earn men in several male-dominated construction jobs. Female construction laborers, construction supervisors, maintenance painters, and aircraft and vehicle mechanics earn slightly above the median earnings for both sexes—despite holding just 3% of these jobs.

Check out the 10 Highest Paying Jobs For Women below:

10. Business Coordinator

Administrative tasks like purchasing, billing and filing.

Women earn about 0.5% or 1 cent more on the dollar than men.

9. Procurement

Purchasing and contract negotiations for a company.

Women earn 0.8% or 1 cent more on the dollar than men.

8. Health Educator

Works in a variety of mostly healthcare settings, teaching people how to live a healthy lifestyle.

Women earn 0.9% or 1 cent more on the dollar than men.

7. Social Media

Manages company social media properties.

Women earn 1.9% or 2 cents more on the dollar than men.

6. Communications Associate

Creates buzz by working with the press to gain coverage of company news and events.

Women earn 2.2% or 2 cents more on the dollar than men.

5. Physician Advisor

Checks for compliance issues in hospital settings.

Women earn 2.4% or 2 cents more on the dollar than men.

4. Purchasing

Manages purchasing for construction companies, restaurants, hotels and others.

Women earn 5.5% or 6 cents more on the dollar than men.

3. Research Assistant

Helps collect and analyze data, often as part of a larger project.

Women earn 6.6% or 6 cents more on the dollar than men.

2. Merchandiser

Promotes retail products or services with the primary goal of increasing revenue.

Women earn 7.6% or 7 cents more on the dollar than men.

1. Social Worker

Public or private sector job often providing services to those in need.

Women earn 7.8% or 8 cents more on the dollar than men.

 

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