Highest paying jobs can be by field or by location.
Some of the highest paying jobs are currently in the
mining industry in Western Australia & Queensland, specially for
welders & boilermakers.
In general, many high paying jobs are in the medical field, such as surgeons
& anesthesiologists. yet they vary from one country to another.
Obviously high paying jobs
change from time to time. For example, a few years ago jobs in the
Information Technology were high paying jobs.
While many high paying jobs
require University degrees, such as surgeons &
anesthesiologists, others only require certification, training
& experience, such welders & boilermakers' jobs in the
mining industry in Western Australia & Queensland. Another
benefit of these mining jobs is they offer free food & accommodation
while at work at the mine.
Even unskilled jobs in the
mining industry in Queensland & Western Australia usually pay
considerably higher than jobs in other areas & in other
industries. This is because many of these mining jobs are in
remote areas and are fly in fly out jobs. The further away
from the big cities, the higher the pay.
Also, jobs in the oil &
gas industry usually offer high paying jobs.
Sharemarket trading, currency trading & foreign exchange
trading can be high paying, but are very risky.
While in one country the
highest paying jobs may be in banking, finance & accounting, in
another country that's growing the highest paying jobs could be in
infrastructure, building & construction.
Other high paying jobs are
podiatrists, marketing managers, sales managers & lawyers.
jobs in the mining & oil industries are good examples of high paying
jobs not requiring a University degree.