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Best-Paying Jobs for Introverts

9781593574772The following list was published in the book 200 Best Jobs for Introverts (© 2008) by Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., and The Editors at JIST. The book contains more than 75 other “best jobs lists,” plus information-packed descriptions about the jobs featured in each list.

Astronomers

  • Annual Earnings: $104,670

Lawyers

  • Annual Earnings: $98,930

Physicists

  • Annual Earnings: $89,810

Political Scientists

  • Annual Earnings: $84,100

Aerospace Engineers

  • Annual Earnings: $84,090

Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software

  • Annual Earnings: $82,120

Actuaries

  • Annual Earnings: $81,640

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

  • Annual Earnings: $78,030

Computer Software Engineers, Applications

  • Annual Earnings: $77,090

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

  • Annual Earnings: $73,940

Economists

  • Annual Earnings: $73,690

Electrical Engineers

  • Annual Earnings: $73,510

Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

  • Annual Earnings: $72,920

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

  • Annual Earnings: $71,640

Materials Scientists

  • Annual Earnings: $71,450

To learn more about these jobs or to view additional “best jobs lists,” purchase 200 Best Jobs for Introverts by Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., and The Editors at JIST.