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If you're looking for a new career that will help you rake in the dough perhaps you should consider throwing yourself into tech, healthcare or finance.

Why?

Well, according to a report from Glassdoor.com those three industries contain some of the best jobs in America.

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What makes a job the best in America? Well according to Glassdoor the best jobs are determined as such by their salary potential, growth, and number of job listings.

It should come as a suprise to no one that the number one job on the list was in the medical field as a physician's assistant. Glassdoor reports that a physician's assistant can expect an average base salary of$111,376 and plenty of potential career growth.

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What the list does not take into account is the amount of education one needs for these careers. Earning an advanced specialized degree takes time and money, and for some the tradeoff might not be worth it.

Here's the list of jobs with their average base income:

1) Physician Assistant

Average Base Salary: $111,376

2) Software Engineer

Average Base Salary: $98,074

3) Business Development Manager

Average Base Salary: $94,907

4) Human Resources Manager

Average Base Salary: $96,443

5) Finance Manager

Average Base Salary: $122,865

6)Marketing Manager

Average Base Salary: $100,130

7)Database Administrator

Average Base Salary: $97,835

8) Product Manager

Average Base Salary: $113,363

9) Data Scientist

Average Base Salary: $104,476

10)Sales Manager

Average Base Salary: $76,556

11)Solutions Architect

Average Base Salary: $121,657

12) Mechanical Engineer

Average Base Salary: $73,015

13) QA Engineer

Average Base Salary: $77,499

14)Business Analyst

Average Base Salary: $74,638

15) Electrical Engineer

Average Base Salary: $76,803

16) Network Engineer

Average Base Salary: $87,518

17) Civil Engineer

Average Base Salary: $73,383

18)Audit Manager

Average Base Salary: $69,271

19)Physical Therapist

Average Base Salary: $64,806

20) IT Project Manager

Average Base Salary: $103,710

21)Client Services Manager

Average Base Salary: $103,736

22)Supply Chain Manager

Average Base Salary: $83,795

23)M obile Developer

Average Base Salary: $79,810

24)Nurse Practitioner

Average Base Salary: $95,171

25)Sales Engineer

Average Base Salary: $91,318

See the full detailed list on Glassdoor.com


Correction: An earlier version of this article referred to the Glassdoor.com's list as "The 25 Highest Paid Jobs In America" when in fact the list is "The 25 Best Jobs in America for 2015". Metro regrets the error.

 
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