So which occupations command the biggest and smallest salaries in New York?

When it comes to the highest paying job in the state of New York, the field won't surprise you, but maybe the exact job will. If you guessed Doctor, you would be wrong! According to Zippia, 'Anesthesiologist' is the highest paying job in the state with an average salary of $257,040 per year! The lowest paying job? Manicurists and pedicurists.

So how do we stack up against other states? Here are the highest paying jobs in the Northeast:

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A lot of jobs in  the medial field, right? Nudge your kids in that direction!

And the lowest paying in the Northeast: