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June 28, 2010
Human Resource Managers on New Forbes List
Human Resources managers made it on Forbes' list of "America's Most Surprising Six-Figure Jobs." Forbes collected data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to find the following ten occupations where the top 10% makes six-figures.

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Occupation Mean Annual Income Top 10%
Petroleum Engineers $120,000 $166,000
Art Directors $92,000 $160,000
Writers and Authors $106,000


Technical Writers $63,000


Gaming Managers $74,000 $115,000
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels $71,000 $115,000
Astronomers $103,000 $153,000
Mathematicians $94,000 $142,000
Pharmacists $109,000 $134,000
Human Resource Managers $106,000 $164,000

More interesting information on Human Resource managers. According to BLS data, there were 63,000 Human Resource mangers employed across the nation. Furthermore, Forbes named Delaware as the top-paying state for HR professionals.



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