The Ten Highest and Lowest Paid Jobs in America
By Laura Robledo
According to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics’ National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates, the highest paid workers spend their time in hospitals, not in boardrooms. On the other end of the spectrum, food service industry workers reside in America’s lowest wage-earners. KQED’S The Lowdown analyzes how the top 10 highest paying jobs compare to the top 10 lowest paying jobs through interactive charts.