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Occupations with Highest Median Weekly Earnings Among Women, 2005

RankOccupationMedian
weekly
earnings
1.Pharmacists$1,483
2.Chief executives1,413
3.Lawyers1,354
4.Computer software engineers1,174
5.Physicians and surgeons1,134
6.Computer and information
 systems managers
$1,094
7.Medical and health service managers1,026
8.Computer programmers1,014
9.Physical therapists1,014
10.Human resource managers998
Source: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Women's Bureau. Web: www.dol.gov/wb .

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