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#1 2007-08-13 11:31:12

Registered: 2007-05-23
Posts: 663

High paid jobs


I am pretty bored and I'm wondering if anyone knows what the highest paid jobs in the world are? I've had a look on the internet, but different sites seem to contradict each other.

I remember hearing a story on the radio a while ago that said there was a job that paid several billion dollars a year, but I can't remember what job it was. All I remember is that it was a phyics-related job, and there was only about six people in the world that did it...

Any ideas?


#2 2007-08-13 11:47:52

Registered: 2005-01-21
Posts: 7,685

Re: High paid jobs

CEO's get tens of millions, particularly if you consider stock options.



And then there are people who earn less than $10:

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman


#3 2007-08-13 19:03:30

Registered: 2007-04-18
Posts: 934

Re: High paid jobs

Physicists probably wouldn't get paid that much, no matter what they were researching, but they sure get paid a lot.


#4 2007-08-14 07:47:38

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Registered: 2007-05-21
Posts: 356

Re: High paid jobs

Bill has quite the paycheck, especially including stock.

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