Many unemployed Americans would be happy to have just about any job right now, but that hasn't stopped Money magazine and PayScale.com from ranking the best jobs in the country. Fifty jobs were ranked based on a survey of 35,000 people who ranked their jobs on qualities like intellectual challenge, flexibility, and job security.
The most well-paid positions on the list were not necessarily ranked in the top spots. Can you guess how much some of the best jobs pay the workers who fill them?
Salaries For the Best Jobs in the US: Guess How Much
System engineer was ranked number one on the list. What's the median salary for experienced workers?
What's the median salary for anesthesiologists, the best paying job on the list?
Physician assistants came in second on this year's list of the best jobs. What's the median salary for the job?
What's the median salary for OB/GYNs, one of the top-paying best jobs?
CPAs (certified public accountants) are reportedly very satisfied with their number crunching. What's the median salary for the job?
Attorneys put in long hours for their pay. What's the median salary for lawyers?
What's the median salary for physical therapists, which was ranked seventh on this year's best jobs list?
Psychiatrists took the 24th place on the best job list. What's the median salary for the job?