If money is your No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 priorities when it comes to work, you might want to make sure you’re qualified to work in technology or management consulting.
Here’s why: Technology companies account for most of the 25 highest paying companies this year, according to a compilation of salary reports from users of the jobs site Glassdoor.
Consulting firms come in a distant second.
And Visa is the sole company representing finance on the list.
All of the companies in the top 25 offer median compensation of no less than $140,000, meaning half of employees earn more than that when combining their salary and bonuses or commissions.
Granted, many of the highest-paying employers are based in high-cost areas such as Silicon Valley and New York City. So that may partially account for the outsized median pay.
But median pay over $100,000 is rare, no matter where an employer is headquartered.
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Source: CNN Money