Highest-paying jobs in Indianapolis

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July 8, 2022
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Highest-paying jobs in Indianapolis

Stacker collected information on the highest-paying jobs in Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN, using data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs are ranked by average annual salary with information up to date as of May 2021.

In Indianapolis, the annual mean wage is $54,090 or 7.2% lower than national mean of $58,260, while the highest-paying occupation makes $358,680. Read on to see which jobs make the list.

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#50. Business teachers, postsecondary

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $102,760
- #71 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 330

National
- Annual mean salary: $105,720
- Employment: 79,640
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Auburn-Opelika, AL ($175,640)
--- Ann Arbor, MI ($175,080)
--- Visalia-Porterville, CA ($154,600)
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#49. Computer hardware engineers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $103,800
- #71 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 190

National
- Annual mean salary: $136,230
- Employment: 73,750
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($185,210)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($183,320)
--- San Diego-Carlsbad, CA ($161,580)
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#48. Computer network architects

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $104,060
- #138 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,730

National
- Annual mean salary: $120,650
- Employment: 168,830
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($177,600)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($152,900)
--- Rapid City, SD ($145,810)
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#47. Industrial production managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $105,740
- #258 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,220

National
- Annual mean salary: $117,780
- Employment: 192,270
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($155,640)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($153,860)
--- Fort Collins, CO ($153,470)
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#46. Administrative services managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $105,790
- #129 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,050

National
- Annual mean salary: $113,030
- Employment: 224,620
- Entry level education requirements: nan
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($149,360)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($142,650)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($141,950)

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#45. Medical scientists, except epidemiologists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $107,060
- #44 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 530

National
- Annual mean salary: $104,050
- Employment: 108,550
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Memphis, TN-MS-AR ($176,770)
--- Columbia, SC ($155,570)
--- Danbury, CT ($151,970)
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#44. Computer programmers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $107,120
- #14 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 730

National
- Annual mean salary: $96,650
- Employment: 152,610
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($144,130)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($126,220)
--- Dalton, GA ($123,500)
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#43. Medical and health services managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $108,020
- #213 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 3,740

National
- Annual mean salary: $119,840
- Employment: 436,770
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($162,110)
--- Vallejo-Fairfield, CA ($157,340)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($156,370)
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#42. Commercial pilots

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $108,540
- #63 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 260

National
- Annual mean salary: $115,080
- Employment: 42,770
- Entry level education requirements: High school diploma or equivalent
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($185,920)
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($184,260)
--- Savannah, GA ($177,450)
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#41. Public relations managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $109,040
- #103 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 310

National
- Annual mean salary: $138,000
- Employment: 59,850
- Entry level education requirements: nan
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($183,410)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($182,890)
--- Boulder, CO ($174,250)

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#40. Physician assistants

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $109,320
- #225 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 700

National
- Annual mean salary: $119,460
- Employment: 132,940
- Entry level education requirements: Master’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Portsmouth, NH-ME ($167,240)
--- Panama City, FL ($165,000)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($164,150)
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#39. Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $111,800
- #34 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,040

National
- Annual mean salary: $102,750
- Employment: 266,160
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($150,760)
--- Durham-Chapel Hill, NC ($141,470)
--- Iowa City, IA ($138,870)
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#38. Engineering teachers, postsecondary

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $112,730
- #29 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 330

National
- Annual mean salary: $115,590
- Employment: 35,440
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Ann Arbor, MI ($157,030)
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($154,130)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($153,050)
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#37. Atmospheric and space scientists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $113,280
- #6 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

National
- Annual mean salary: $96,880
- Employment: 8,520
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($118,860)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($118,420)
--- Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA ($114,860)
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#36. Fundraising managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $113,340
- #44 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $119,400
- Employment: 23,190
- Entry level education requirements: nan
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($175,610)
--- Syracuse, NY ($155,700)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($153,980)

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#35. Personal financial advisors

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $113,900
- #123 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,340

National
- Annual mean salary: $119,960
- Employment: 263,030
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- 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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#34. Nurse practitioners

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $114,830
- #154 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,340

National
- Annual mean salary: $118,040
- Employment: 234,690
- Entry level education requirements: Master’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($197,870)
--- Napa, CA ($184,700)
--- Vallejo-Fairfield, CA ($180,380)
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#33. General and operations managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $118,360
- #64 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 19,560

National
- Annual mean salary: $115,250
- Employment: 2,984,920
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($165,340)
--- Trenton, NJ ($165,030)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($159,210)
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#32. Purchasing managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $118,390
- #114 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 390

National
- Annual mean salary: $134,590
- Employment: 69,310
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Trenton, NJ ($181,030)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($177,010)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($174,760)
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#31. Nurse midwives

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $118,700
- #18 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $114,210
- Employment: 7,750
- Entry level education requirements: Master’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Charleston, WV ($169,460)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($162,800)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($157,570)

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#30. Pharmacists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $119,640
- #263 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,220

National
- Annual mean salary: $125,690
- Employment: 312,550
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($168,640)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($163,840)
--- Santa Rosa, CA ($158,420)
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#29. Optometrists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $121,220
- #99 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 240

National
- Annual mean salary: $125,440
- Employment: 38,720
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Wilmington, NC ($198,370)
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($172,190)
--- Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI ($169,140)
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#28. Actuaries

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $121,460
- #21 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 210

National
- Annual mean salary: $125,300
- Employment: 23,040
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA ($245,520)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($144,550)
--- Springfield, MA-CT ($144,320)
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#27. Training and development managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $121,680
- #52 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 270

National
- Annual mean salary: $128,800
- Employment: 35,830
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($180,360)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($176,270)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($166,410)
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#26. Health specialties teachers, postsecondary

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $121,800
- #49 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,400

National
- Annual mean salary: $133,310
- Employment: 191,830
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($226,440)
--- Jackson, MS ($202,690)
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($183,250)

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#25. Human resources managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $123,370
- #113 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 940

National
- Annual mean salary: $136,590
- Employment: 166,530
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($190,020)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($186,930)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($175,410)
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#24. Sales managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $127,440
- #132 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 3,210

National
- Annual mean salary: $142,390
- Employment: 453,800
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($198,960)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($196,910)
--- Boulder, CO ($182,820)
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#23. Law teachers, postsecondary

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $130,560
- #12 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $130,820
- Employment: 14,110
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI ($165,990)
--- Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA ($152,750)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($152,190)
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#22. Computer and information systems managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $132,100
- #178 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 2,690

National
- Annual mean salary: $162,930
- Employment: 485,190
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($228,030)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($211,470)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($202,800)
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#21. Podiatrists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $133,450
- #37 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $158,380
- Employment: 8,840
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Diego-Carlsbad, CA ($231,930)
--- Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX ($219,920)
--- Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA ($205,040)

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#20. Lawyers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $134,400
- #76 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 4,220

National
- Annual mean salary: $148,030
- Employment: 681,010
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($231,200)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($191,460)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($186,610)
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#19. Architectural and engineering managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $134,700
- #210 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,250

National
- Annual mean salary: $158,970
- Employment: 187,100
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($228,000)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($206,050)
--- Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL ($198,430)
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#18. Financial managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $135,260
- #143 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 3,870

National
- Annual mean salary: $153,460
- Employment: 681,070
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($209,100)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($201,330)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($188,900)
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#17. Marketing managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $136,240
- #99 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,310

National
- Annual mean salary: $153,440
- Employment: 278,690
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($210,280)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($198,870)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($191,310)
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#16. Compensation and benefits managers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $137,160
- #29 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $139,470
- Employment: 15,330
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($190,560)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($187,770)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($177,130)

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#15. Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $137,760
- #38 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 240

National
- Annual mean salary: $142,520
- Employment: 27,790
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($225,610)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($208,310)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($200,980)
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#14. Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $141,070
- #3 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $104,160
- Employment: 13,840
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Kansas City, MO-KS ($151,900)
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($148,800)
--- Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN ($141,070)
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#13. Dentists, general

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $150,060
- #254 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,100

National
- Annual mean salary: $167,160
- Employment: 108,680
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Manchester, NH ($276,510)
--- Salinas, CA ($234,410)
--- Vallejo-Fairfield, CA ($229,800)
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#12. Athletes and sports competitors

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $167,930
- #8 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 260

National
- Annual mean salary: $116,930
- Employment: 12,320
- Entry level education requirements: No formal educational credential
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN ($212,500)
--- Cleveland-Elyria, OH ($210,210)
--- Columbus, OH ($201,290)
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#11. Physicists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $169,800
- #6 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

National
- Annual mean salary: $151,580
- Employment: 20,020
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD ($199,830)
--- Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ ($195,300)
--- Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX ($188,250)

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#10. Nurse anesthetists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $184,900
- #68 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 290

National
- Annual mean salary: $202,470
- Employment: 43,950
- Entry level education requirements: Master’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Springfield, IL ($298,890)
--- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA ($283,550)
--- Ann Arbor, MI ($276,810)
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#9. Neurologists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $224,930
- #17 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: data not available

National
- Annual mean salary: $267,660
- Employment: 7,120
- Entry level education requirements: nan
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Trenton, NJ ($350,140)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($348,500)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($346,670)
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#8. Chief executives

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $245,800
- #40 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 510

National
- Annual mean salary: $213,020
- Employment: 200,480
- Entry level education requirements: Bachelor’s degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($313,440)
--- Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX ($298,960)
--- Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX ($296,480)
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#7. Obstetricians and gynecologists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $251,690
- #39 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $296,210
- Employment: 21,570
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($377,980)
--- Austin-Round Rock, TX ($375,200)
--- Modesto, CA ($362,780)
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#6. General internal medicine physicians

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $266,200
- #61 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 440

National
- Annual mean salary: $242,190
- Employment: 58,260
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Rockford, IL ($359,200)
--- Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC ($350,330)
--- Sumter, SC ($334,810)

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#5. Ophthalmologists, except pediatric

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $272,030
- #22 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $270,090
- Employment: 11,610
- Entry level education requirements: nan
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD ($356,830)
--- Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA ($355,740)
--- York-Hanover, PA ($344,470)
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#4. Family medicine physicians

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $279,570
- #39 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,660

National
- Annual mean salary: $235,930
- Employment: 102,930
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Coeur d'Alene, ID ($336,820)
--- Fond du Lac, WI ($336,140)
--- Gainesville, GA ($330,930)
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#3. Dermatologists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $309,980
- #13 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: data not available

National
- Annual mean salary: $302,740
- Employment: 9,230
- Entry level education requirements: nan
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL ($352,500)
--- Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ ($349,550)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($340,840)
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#2. Psychiatrists

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $333,190
- #3 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $249,760
- Employment: 25,520
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral or professional degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($360,840)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($360,740)
--- Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN ($333,190)
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Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
- Annual mean salary: $358,680
- #2 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 370

National
- Annual mean salary: $301,720
- Employment: 29,530
- Entry level education requirements: Doctoral degree
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI ($370,570)
--- Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN ($358,680)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($358,450)

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