Highest Paying Jobs You Can Get Without a College Degree

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30. Chemical plant and system operators
> Median annual wage: $62,170
> Typical on-the-job training needed: None
> Total employment: 33,200
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): -9.2%

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29. Boilermakers
> Median annual wage: $62,260
> Typical on-the-job training needed: None
> Total employment: 17,200
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): +9.0%

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28. First-line supervisors of correctional officers
> Median annual wage: $62,500
> Typical on-the-job training needed: Less than 5 years
> Total employment: 45,200
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): -7.8%

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27. Gas compressor and gas pumping station operators
> Median annual wage: $62,810
> Typical on-the-job training needed: None
> Total employment: 3,900
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): +3.4%

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26. First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers
> Median annual wage: $64,070
> Typical on-the-job training needed: 5 years or more
> Total employment: 602,500
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): +12.6%