Highest Paying Jobs You Can Get Without a College Degree

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20. Gas plant operators
> Median annual wage: $69,030
> Typical on-the-job training needed: None
> Total employment: 17,300
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): +0.0%

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19. Electrical power-line installers and repairers
> Median annual wage: $69,380
> Typical on-the-job training needed: None
> Total employment: 120,900
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): +13.9%

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18. Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers
> Median annual wage: $69,620
> Typical on-the-job training needed: 5 years or more
> Total employment: 1,028,700
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): -0.8%

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17. Transit and railroad police
> Median annual wage: $70,280
> Typical on-the-job training needed: None
> Total employment: 4,900
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): +6.3%

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16. Captains, mates, and pilots of water vessels
> Median annual wage: $70,920
> Typical on-the-job training needed: Less than 5 years
> Total employment: 38,800
> Employment growth projection (2016-2026): +8.8%