Highest paying jobs in Houma for high school graduates

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Highest paying jobs in Houma for high school graduates

The average college graduate in 2020 earned $1,305 a week, while the average high school graduate takes home just $781, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Of course, college isn’t for everyone. There are many reasons high-school graduates may choose to not continue on to college, not the least of which being cost. Average tuition costs continue to rise each year, the exception being the 2020-2021 school year, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Average tuition at a public, in-state university coming in at $9,687; tuition for out-of-state students at public schools, and for everyone at private universities, is significantly higher at $21,874 and $35,087, respectively.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest paying jobs for high school graduates in Houma-Thibodaux, LA using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs are ranked by 2021 annual mean wage.

Keep reading to see which jobs in your city pay the most for high school graduates.

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#50. Payroll and timekeeping clerks

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $42,140
- #356 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $48,290
- Employment: 133,870
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($66,600)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($66,240)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($60,930)
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#49. Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $42,290
- #298 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 150

National
- Annual mean salary: $44,860
- Employment: 188,450
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($64,510)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($64,140)
--- Decatur, IL ($60,740)
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#48. Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $42,780
- #377 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 100

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,890
- Employment: 119,380
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($93,980)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($92,370)
--- Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV ($87,990)
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#47. Self-enrichment teachers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $43,870
- #145 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $47,930
- Employment: 222,700
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($70,350)
--- Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI ($66,650)
--- Utica-Rome, NY ($63,470)
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#46. First-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $44,320
- #387 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $54,040
- Employment: 103,730
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Madera, CA ($76,040)
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($74,800)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($73,360)

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#45. Coating, painting, and spraying machine setters, operators, and tenders

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $45,760
- #99 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $42,140
- Employment: 137,510
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Midland, MI ($60,190)
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($58,940)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($58,790)
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#44. Structural metal fabricators and fitters

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $46,240
- #73 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 150

National
- Annual mean salary: $44,750
- Employment: 69,550
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Bremerton-Silverdale, WA ($59,130)
--- Anchorage, AK ($57,900)
--- Longview, WA ($57,410)
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#43. Production, planning, and expediting clerks

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $46,750
- #384 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 160

National
- Annual mean salary: $52,000
- Employment: 362,090
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Idaho Falls, ID ($74,970)
--- Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI ($71,160)
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($67,770)
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#42. Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $46,810
- #424 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 620

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,100
- Employment: 417,440
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($94,580)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($89,500)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($89,190)
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#41. Pump operators, except wellhead pumpers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $46,980
- #32 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,830
- Employment: 10,580
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($75,030)
--- Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX ($69,840)
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($68,890)

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#40. Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $47,040
- #318 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 300

National
- Annual mean salary: $55,280
- Employment: 402,870
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($92,910)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($91,860)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($91,120)
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#39. Insurance claims and policy processing clerks

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $47,490
- #66 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $45,070
- Employment: 240,740
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($60,830)
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($59,120)
--- Portsmouth, NH-ME ($58,380)
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#38. Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $47,970
- #477 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 460

National
- Annual mean salary: $65,230
- Employment: 503,390
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($94,590)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($87,760)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($87,420)
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#37. Structural iron and steel workers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $48,040
- #134 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 130

National
- Annual mean salary: $58,650
- Employment: 71,490
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($95,020)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($88,250)
--- Western Washington nonmetropolitan area ($84,570)
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#36. Surveying and mapping technicians

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $48,140
- #138 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $49,770
- Employment: 53,370
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($84,710)
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($77,840)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($76,960)

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#35. Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $48,290
- #164 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,380

National
- Annual mean salary: $46,690
- Employment: 397,550
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($72,500)
--- Anchorage, AK ($71,840)
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($71,250)
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#34. Stationary engineers and boiler operators

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $48,660
- #137 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $68,170
- Employment: 29,550
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($106,300)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($103,930)
--- South Illinois nonmetropolitan area ($101,630)
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#33. Occupational health and safety technicians

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $49,290
- #105 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,870
- Employment: 20,950
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Evansville, IN-KY ($77,880)
--- Anchorage, AK ($77,690)
--- Oklahoma City, OK ($77,100)
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#32. Electric motor, power tool, and related repairers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $49,900
- #25 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $49,250
- Employment: 15,380
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($78,200)
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($69,720)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($69,320)
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#31. Telecommunications line installers and repairers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $50,370
- #242 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,860
- Employment: 122,480
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($90,680)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($90,370)
--- Salinas, CA ($88,050)

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#30. Automotive body and related repairers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $50,660
- #143 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $49,430
- Employment: 137,120
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Ann Arbor, MI ($71,350)
--- Ames, IA ($68,340)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($68,060)
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#29. Machinists

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $50,770
- #110 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 620

National
- Annual mean salary: $47,800
- Employment: 360,340
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($76,230)
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($71,070)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($69,300)
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#28. First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $51,750
- #426 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 910

National
- Annual mean salary: $62,010
- Employment: 1,427,260
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($82,050)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($79,520)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($78,430)
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#27. Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $51,950
- #46 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 550

National
- Annual mean salary: $44,580
- Employment: 549,200
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($88,150)
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($80,420)
--- Odessa, TX ($70,950)
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#26. Maintenance workers, machinery

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $52,510
- #118 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,960
- Employment: 65,240
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Western Wyoming nonmetropolitan area ($77,890)
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($77,690)
--- Savannah, GA ($76,260)

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#25. Chefs and head cooks

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $53,030
- #194 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $58,740
- Employment: 101,490
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Leominster-Gardner, MA ($81,020)
--- Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area ($79,820)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($79,600)
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#24. Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $53,430
- #129 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $52,090
- Employment: 253,010
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($75,900)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($73,400)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($70,480)
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#23. Food service managers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $54,300
- #377 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,000
- Employment: 197,010
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Trenton, NJ ($91,320)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($89,860)
--- Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI ($87,750)
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#22. Postal service mail carriers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $54,360
- #151 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 180

National
- Annual mean salary: $53,180
- Employment: 333,570
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Modesto, CA ($57,160)
--- Bismarck, ND ($57,090)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($56,820)
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#21. Property, real estate, and community association managers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $54,740
- #294 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,210
- Employment: 219,800
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($109,540)
--- Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO ($106,420)
--- Piedmont North Carolina nonmetropolitan area ($105,220)

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#20. Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $54,900
- #197 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 260

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,000
- Employment: 147,680
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($86,740)
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($82,520)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($79,470)
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#19. Detectives and criminal investigators

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $55,710
- #315 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $89,300
- Employment: 105,980
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($132,210)
--- Anchorage, AK ($127,070)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($123,460)
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#18. Insurance sales agents

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $56,070
- #331 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 200

National
- Annual mean salary: $69,100
- Employment: 409,950
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($104,230)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($103,470)
--- Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA ($95,620)
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#17. Electricians

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $56,760
- #254 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 360

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,550
- Employment: 656,510
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($93,900)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($91,090)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($86,600)
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#16. Postal service clerks

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $59,410
- #1 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,200
- Employment: 86,950
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Houma-Thibodaux, LA ($59,410)
--- Florence, SC ($59,360)
--- Monroe, MI ($59,320)

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#15. Control and valve installers and repairers, except mechanical door

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $60,200
- #159 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 30

National
- Annual mean salary: $62,400
- Employment: 50,660
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA ($98,380)
--- Salt Lake City, UT ($94,070)
--- Santa Rosa, CA ($92,800)
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#14. Industrial machinery mechanics

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $60,290
- #132 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 480

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,350
- Employment: 385,980
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($85,900)
--- Lake Charles, LA ($85,360)
--- Anchorage, AK ($82,890)
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#13. Millwrights

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $61,720
- #63 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $59,080
- Employment: 44,400
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($91,590)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($90,580)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($80,780)
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#12. Crane and tower operators

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $62,430
- #71 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 250

National
- Annual mean salary: $64,010
- Employment: 44,060
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($131,160)
--- Syracuse, NY ($103,350)
--- Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV ($99,990)
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#11. Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $68,660
- #200 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 770

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,500
- Employment: 1,278,670
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($102,280)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($92,660)
--- Napa, CA ($92,620)

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#10. First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $68,750
- #243 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 510

National
- Annual mean salary: $72,990
- Employment: 614,080
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($112,020)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($103,820)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($101,210)
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#9. First-line supervisors of police and detectives

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $68,850
- #366 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $97,180
- Employment: 122,310
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($182,700)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($170,740)
--- Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA ($164,600)
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#8. Sales representatives of services, except advertising, insurance, financial services, and travel

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $69,000
- #89 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 280

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,490
- Employment: 977,070
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($103,810)
--- Boulder, CO ($101,630)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($97,360)
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#7. First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $69,390
- #118 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 390

National
- Annual mean salary: $66,800
- Employment: 599,900
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Baton Rouge, LA ($98,170)
--- Lake Charles, LA ($97,910)
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($96,900)
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#6. Petroleum pump system operators, refinery operators, and gaugers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $70,180
- #60 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 150

National
- Annual mean salary: $77,610
- Employment: 40,480
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($105,090)
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($101,900)
--- St. Louis, MO-IL ($97,860)

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#5. First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $70,710
- #234 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 580

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,100
- Employment: 475,000
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Bremerton-Silverdale, WA ($93,830)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($93,030)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($92,870)
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#4. Claims adjusters, examiners, and investigators

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $70,930
- #149 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,650
- Employment: 287,150
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($104,350)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($95,200)
--- Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area ($92,500)
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#3. First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $91,880
- #78 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $90,120
- Employment: 240,290
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Portland-South Portland, ME ($129,860)
--- Durham-Chapel Hill, NC ($121,360)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($121,250)
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#2. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $116,830
- #19 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 160

National
- Annual mean salary: $105,100
- Employment: 132,210
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($159,890)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($154,170)
--- Trenton, NJ ($144,620)
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#1. Commercial pilots

Houma-Thibodaux, LA
- Annual mean salary: $117,250
- #42 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 140

National
- Annual mean salary: $110,830
- Employment: 37,120
- 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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