Special Report

The 25 Highest Paying Jobs for Women Still Pay Men More

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5. Physician assistants
> Women’s median annual earnings: $98,488
> Men’s median annual earnings: N/A
> Women’s earnings as pct. of men’s: N/A
> Number of female workers: 67,000 (59.3% of workforce)

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4. Physicians
> Women’s median annual earnings: $99,060
> Men’s median annual earnings: $120,172
> Women’s earnings as pct. of men’s: 82.4%
> Number of female workers: 313,000 (41.6% of workforce)

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3. Computer and information systems managers
> Women’s median annual earnings: $99,320
> Men’s median annual earnings: $108,732
> Women’s earnings as pct. of men’s: 91.3%
> Number of female workers: 187,000 (26.6% of workforce)

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2. Chief executives
> Women’s median annual earnings: $106,652
> Men’s median annual earnings: $141,024
> Women’s earnings as pct. of men’s: 75.6%
> Number of female workers: 363,000 (31.4% of workforce)

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1. Pharmacists
> Women’s median annual earnings: $112,320
> Men’s median annual earnings: $118,872
> Women’s earnings as pct. of men’s: 94.5%
> Number of female workers: 134,000 (55.6% of workforce)