50 Highest and Lowest Paying Jobs of 2017

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15. Physical therapist
> National median base pay: $73,010
> Highest median pay: $95,766 in San Francisco
> Lowest median pay: $74,583 in Boston
> YoY wage growth: -0.1%
> Employment outlook (2016-2026): 25%

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14. Program manager
> National median base pay: $73,452
> Highest median pay: $98,886 in San Francisco
> Lowest median pay: $77,354 in Houston
> YoY wage growth: -0.3%
> Employment outlook (2016-2026): 9%

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13. Consultant
> National median base pay: $74,497
> Highest median pay: $97,445 in San Francisco
> Lowest median pay: $80,643 in Washington DC
> YoY wage growth: -0.3%
> Employment outlook (2016-2026): 12%

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12. UX Designer
> National median base pay: $75,698
> Highest median pay: $104,182 in San Francisco
> Lowest median pay: $74,214 in Philadelphia
> YoY wage growth: -0.2%
> Employment outlook (2016-2026): 13%

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11. Electrical engineer
> National median base pay: $76,287
> Highest median pay: $96,579 in San Francisco
> Lowest median pay: $75,698 in Atlanta
> YoY wage growth: 0.7%
> Employment outlook (2016-2026):