Highest-paying business jobs in Fort Wayne

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November 30, 2022
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Highest-paying business jobs in Fort Wayne

Stacker compiled a list of the highest paying business jobs in Fort Wayne, IN metro area using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs are ranked by 2021 annual mean wage. Jobs the BLS lists as "business and financial operations occupations" were included. Keep reading to discover the highest paying business jobs in your city.

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#23. Credit counselors

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $39,500
- #122 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $50,430
- Employment: 31,230
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Durham-Chapel Hill, NC ($74,570)
--- Lincoln, NE ($69,990)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($66,410)
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#22. Tax preparers

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $46,400
- #111 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,080
- Employment: 83,190
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Anchorage, AK ($81,880)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($79,470)
--- Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO ($73,170)
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#21. Meeting, convention, and event planners

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $46,870
- #226 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,850
- Employment: 98,150
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($82,140)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($79,790)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($79,740)
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#20. Fundraisers

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $51,920
- #255 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 140

National
- Annual mean salary: $64,870
- Employment: 82,080
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($91,460)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($86,070)
--- Salinas, CA ($83,760)
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#19. Human resources specialists

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $57,150
- #387 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,120

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,720
- Employment: 740,830
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($102,590)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($95,460)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($91,400)

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#18. Credit analysts

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $57,740
- #221 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $88,030
- Employment: 68,770
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($128,950)
--- Danbury, CT ($121,560)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($117,860)
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#17. Market research analysts and marketing specialists

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $57,760
- #362 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 980

National
- Annual mean salary: $76,080
- Employment: 727,540
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($119,180)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($108,370)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($99,510)
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#16. Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $57,920
- #217 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,810
- Employment: 87,750
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($103,980)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($97,020)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($96,830)
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#15. Training and development specialists

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $58,980
- #270 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 490

National
- Annual mean salary: $67,620
- Employment: 336,030
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Dothan, AL ($111,580)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($94,720)
--- Decatur, AL ($94,650)
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#14. Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $62,400
- #313 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 310

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,960
- Employment: 278,140
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($104,350)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($95,200)
--- Salinas, CA ($90,800)

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#13. Cost estimators

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $65,190
- #284 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 410

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,740
- Employment: 208,950
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($104,660)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($99,450)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($98,550)
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#12. Compliance officers

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $65,930
- #289 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 270

National
- Annual mean salary: $75,810
- Employment: 334,340
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($103,650)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($99,460)
--- California-Lexington Park, MD ($96,030)
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#11. Loan officers

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $68,980
- #349 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 460

National
- Annual mean salary: $80,570
- Employment: 340,170
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($111,830)
--- Bend-Redmond, OR ($106,290)
--- Wilmington, NC ($104,930)
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#10. Management analysts

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $69,780
- #473 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,010

National
- Annual mean salary: $100,530
- Employment: 768,450
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Dothan, AL ($135,020)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($127,320)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($125,250)
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#9. Insurance underwriters

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $70,110
- #112 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 200

National
- Annual mean salary: $79,940
- Employment: 107,690
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($121,000)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($108,990)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($103,150)

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#8. Financial risk specialists

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $72,120
- #104 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $110,610
- Employment: 54,320
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($146,590)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($141,890)
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($141,590)
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#7. Logisticians

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $72,250
- #196 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 130

National
- Annual mean salary: $79,230
- Employment: 189,320
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- California-Lexington Park, MD ($115,100)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($111,740)
--- Kokomo, IN ($101,310)
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#6. Accountants and auditors

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $72,460
- #253 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,590

National
- Annual mean salary: $83,980
- Employment: 1,318,550
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($112,830)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($109,330)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($107,540)
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#5. Labor relations specialists

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $72,500
- #89 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 150

National
- Annual mean salary: $77,070
- Employment: 63,810
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($104,620)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($98,470)
--- Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA ($97,520)
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#4. Project management specialists

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $83,800
- #273 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 540

National
- Annual mean salary: $98,420
- Employment: 743,860
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($133,950)
--- Birmingham-Hoover, AL ($130,250)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($125,330)

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#3. Personal financial advisors

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $84,000
- #378 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 370

National
- Annual mean salary: $119,960
- Employment: 263,030
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Barnstable Town, MA ($172,780)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($161,010)
--- East Stroudsburg, PA ($158,790)
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#2. Budget analysts

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $89,710
- #26 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 30

National
- Annual mean salary: $84,240
- Employment: 47,440
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($114,670)
--- Iowa City, IA ($108,870)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($106,380)
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#1. Financial and investment analysts

Fort Wayne, IN
- Annual mean salary: $117,780
- #8 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 260

National
- Annual mean salary: $103,020
- Employment: 291,880
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($135,620)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($133,640)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($132,820)

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