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Highest-Paying Industries
These are the industries with the highest average weekly wages in 2020. Industry wages are wages paid for all occupations within an industry. Individual wages among occupations within an industry could vary significantly from the average.
We found 1,036 industries in United States.
Industries
Rank Industry Average Weekly Wages Average Annual Wages
1
Portfolio Management
$6,123
$318,393
2
Investment Banking and Securities Dealing
$5,752
$299,069
3
Sports Teams and Clubs
$5,716
$297,229
4
Electronic Computer Manufacturing
$5,544
$288,280
5
Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals
$5,148
$267,711
6
Commodity Contracts Dealing
$4,948
$257,274
7
All Other Traveler Accommodation
$4,937
$256,733
8
Miscellaneous Intermediation
$4,781
$248,592
9
Securities Brokerage
$4,401
$228,851
10
Open-End Investment Funds
$4,067
$211,487