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Highest Paying Jobs in Kentucky

Find the best and highest paying jobs in Kentucky. We list career information and resources including colleges, training, and job openings in Kentucky.

Kentucky Salary Guide 2022

  • Accountants and Auditors (Wages $60,340)
  • Actors (Wages N/A)
  • Actuaries (Wages $106,430)
  • Acupuncturists (Wages $59,560)
  • Acute Care Nurses (Wages $62,180)
  • Adapted Physical Education Specialists (Wages $58,320)
  • Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders (Wages $36,680)
  • Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers (Wages $45,110)
  • Administrative Services Managers (Wages $70,060)
  • Adult Basic Education, Adult Secondary Education, and English as a Second Language Instructors (Wages $38,560)

Kentucky Salary Guide 2022

We found 916 careers in Kentucky.

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What Are The Highest Paying Careers In Kentucky?

These are the highest paying jobs in Kentucky.
  • Family Medicine Physicians
  • General Internal Medicine Physicians
  • Nuclear Engineers

What Are The Highest Paying Careers In Kentucky?

These are the highest paying jobs in Kentucky.

We found 672 highest paying jobs in Kentucky.

Career
Hourly
Annual
Typical Education
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
$100.00+
$208,000+
Doctoral or professional degree
$100.00+
$208,000+
Bachelor's degree

What Are The Fastest Growing Careers In Kentucky?

These are the fastest growing jobs in Kentucky.
  • Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
  • Occupational Therapy Aides
  • Statistical Assistants

What Are The Fastest Growing Careers In Kentucky?

These are the fastest growing jobs in Kentucky.

We found 407 growing occupations in Kentucky.

Career
2018
2028
Percent Change
Typical Education
1,240
1,860
50%
Postsecondary non-degree award
20
30
50%
High school diploma or equivalent
20
30
50%
Bachelor's degree

What Careers Have Declining Employment In Kentucky?

These are the jobs expected to have the largest declining employment rate in Kentucky over a 10-year period.
  • Continuous Mining Machine Operators
  • Helpers--Extraction Workers
  • Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

What Careers Have Declining Employment In Kentucky?

These are the jobs expected to have the largest declining employment rate in Kentucky over a 10-year period.

We found 180 declining jobs in Kentucky.

Career
2018
2028
Percent Change
Typical Education
1,190
570
-52%
No formal educational credential
540
310
-43%
High school diploma or equivalent
50
30
-40%
No formal educational credential

What Careers Have The Largest Employment In Kentucky

These are the jobs expected to have the largest rate of employment in Kentucky over a 10-year period. This does not mean these are the jobs with the most openings.
  • Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
  • Retail Salespersons
  • Cashiers

What Careers Have The Largest Employment In Kentucky

These are the jobs expected to have the largest rate of employment in Kentucky over a 10-year period. This does not mean these are the jobs with the most openings.

We found 587 growing jobs in Kentucky.

Career
2018 Employment
Typical Education
60,270
No formal educational credential
56,020
No formal educational credential
51,930
No formal educational credential

What Careers Have The Most Openings In Kentucky?

These are the jobs expected to have the most openings in Kentucky over a 10-year period.
  • Cashiers
  • Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand
  • Retail Salespersons

What Careers Have The Most Openings In Kentucky?

These are the jobs expected to have the most openings in Kentucky over a 10-year period.

We found 567 jobs with the most opening in Kentucky.

Career
2018 Employment
Projected Annual Job Openings
Typical Education
51,930
9,600
No formal educational credential
60,270
9,500
No formal educational credential
56,020
8,370
No formal educational credential

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