Four High-Paying Jobs Where You Can Earn Over $150,000

Image via iStock.

High-paying jobs may seem hard to attain, but there’s an abundance of options if you’re choosing a new career path or looking to take your job to the next level. Here are jobs that pay more than $150,000, according to GoBankingRates.  

Nurse Anesthetist  

Average annual salary: $183,580  

A person in this position is responsible for providing anesthesia care and overseeing patient recovery. Education required is a master’s degree in nursing or a registered nurse license.  

Natural Science Manager 

Average annual salary: $172,990  

This position is responsible for the oversight of scientific research related to manufacturing or product development. This usually requires a bachelor’s degree but could call for master’s or PhD.  


Average annual salary: $152,230  

This celestial career could take you to positions at the federal government, universities, or other research sites. It’s expected to see an 8 percent growth in the next decade. This position also requires a bachelor’s and masters.  

Marketing Manager 

Average annual salary: $150,930  

A marketing manager coordinates the marketing program and provides oversight in the process of developing products. This requires a bachelor’s degree or experience in the marketing field 

Read more about jobs that pay over $150,000 on  

Natural sciences manager.


Montgomery County Community College, the sponsor of MONTCO.Today’s Career Corner offers more than 100 associate’s degree and certificate programs at the college’s Blue Bell, Pottstown, Culinary Arts Institute in Lansdale campuses and online.

Funded by Montgomery County, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and student tuition, Montgomery County Community college offers a high-quality, affordable, accessible education that leads to relevant, rewarding transfer and career opportunities.

Take advantage of all the college has to offer — from challenging educational and professional development opportunities to stimulating activities and cultural programs. Its doors are always open.

Learn more about the college’s degrees and programs or plan an in-person visit to get a firsthand look at the college’s state-of-the-art facilities and friendly campus life. 

Montco Momentum for All!


Stay Connected, Stay Informed

Subscribe for great stories in your community!

"*" indicates required fields

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.