Category Archives: Salary by Industry

Who Are The Highest Paid Actresses

So, want to be an actress?  Well, good luck, and get in line.  The average starting salary for an actress is a mere $28 per hour, sure, more than Starbucks, but not exactly raking it in at under $60,000 per year (plus, remember that most actresses do not even come close to working full timeContinue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a Ultrasound Technician

Interested in becoming an Ultrasound Technician?  Checkout the video below to see the starting salary rate for this exciting field:  Continue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a College Football Coach

Wondering what the average starting salary is for big time college football coaches? USA Today recently released their annual analysis of the salary levels, and bonuses for college football coaches at each of the major schools. Beyond just pay from the university, the article adds additional levels of pay and other bonuses that coaches acrue.Continue Reading

High Salary High Stress Jobs

Looking for a high paying job…and have ice running through your veins?  Checkout these high paying high stress jobs featured in todays San Francisco Chronicle. We’ve already talked about the average starting salary for a junior analyst at an investment bank…but the chronicle calls out the Stock Broker: Stock Broker: $70,190 Performance correlating with an everContinue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a CIA Political Analyst

Here’s a fun one for you.  Ready to move to our nation’s capital and join elite intelligence operatives, trotting the globe, drinking martinis (shaken, not stirred), dodging bullets etc etc.  Is it actually like that?  I don’t know, I don’t work for the CIA (or do I…) The average starting salary for a political analyst working at the CIAContinue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a Junior Associate at an Investment Bank

Meet Calvin, from Cleveland, Ohio. Calvin recently graduated in the top 5% of her class with a bachelor degree from an elite ivy-league school.  Like many young midwesterners, the dreams of big money in the big city convinced him to get her degree in economics, and reading books like the Big Short and Liar’s Poker,Continue Reading

Chiropractor Salary

Your buddy Sal heads to the Chiropractor at least once per week.  Keeping my dorsel fin nice and straight after sitting in front of a computer all day is critical for my scare factor. That got me thinking about my Chiropractor’s salary, and how she can earn as much money from her Chirporactic Degree asContinue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a Petroleum Engineer

Meet Chris, a science-savvy math lover with high test scores and a love for solving big problems. Chris wants to be a Petroleum Engineer, and here’s what he needs to know: Chris better like the HEAT baby, because most Petroleum Engineers work in the South (Texas, Oklahoma, or Louisiana) or get ready for some COLD (inContinue Reading

Category Archives: Salary by Industry

Who Are The Highest Paid Actresses

So, want to be an actress?  Well, good luck, and get in line.  The average starting salary for an actress is a mere $28 per hour, sure, more than Starbucks, but not exactly raking it in at under $60,000 per year (plus, remember that most actresses do not even come close to working full timeContinue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a Ultrasound Technician

Interested in becoming an Ultrasound Technician?  Checkout the video below to see the starting salary rate for this exciting field:  Continue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a College Football Coach

Wondering what the average starting salary is for big time college football coaches? USA Today recently released their annual analysis of the salary levels, and bonuses for college football coaches at each of the major schools. Beyond just pay from the university, the article adds additional levels of pay and other bonuses that coaches acrue.Continue Reading

High Salary High Stress Jobs

Looking for a high paying job…and have ice running through your veins?  Checkout these high paying high stress jobs featured in todays San Francisco Chronicle. We’ve already talked about the average starting salary for a junior analyst at an investment bank…but the chronicle calls out the Stock Broker: Stock Broker: $70,190 Performance correlating with an everContinue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a CIA Political Analyst

Here’s a fun one for you.  Ready to move to our nation’s capital and join elite intelligence operatives, trotting the globe, drinking martinis (shaken, not stirred), dodging bullets etc etc.  Is it actually like that?  I don’t know, I don’t work for the CIA (or do I…) The average starting salary for a political analyst working at the CIAContinue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a Junior Associate at an Investment Bank

Meet Calvin, from Cleveland, Ohio. Calvin recently graduated in the top 5% of her class with a bachelor degree from an elite ivy-league school.  Like many young midwesterners, the dreams of big money in the big city convinced him to get her degree in economics, and reading books like the Big Short and Liar’s Poker,Continue Reading

Chiropractor Salary

Your buddy Sal heads to the Chiropractor at least once per week.  Keeping my dorsel fin nice and straight after sitting in front of a computer all day is critical for my scare factor. That got me thinking about my Chiropractor’s salary, and how she can earn as much money from her Chirporactic Degree asContinue Reading

Average Starting Salary for a Petroleum Engineer

Meet Chris, a science-savvy math lover with high test scores and a love for solving big problems. Chris wants to be a Petroleum Engineer, and here’s what he needs to know: Chris better like the HEAT baby, because most Petroleum Engineers work in the South (Texas, Oklahoma, or Louisiana) or get ready for some COLD (inContinue Reading