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These are the 20 highest paid jobs in the UK in 2020 - how does your wage compare?

If you’re just starting out in your career, or thinking of turning your hand to something new, it’s helpful to know what kind of salary you can expect to earn in your desired sector of work.

Some industries have a significantly higher earning power than others, with a number of roles currently offering a salary of more than £132k per year, according to new data compiled by Indeed. The job site analysed thousands of full-time roles advertised across its platform to reveal the jobs that are currently the highest paid in the UK. How does your wage compare to the average salary of these high earning roles?

Average annual salary: 112,666 GBP

1. Chief financial officer

Average annual salary: 112,666 GBP
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Average annual salary: 109,278 GBP

2. Vice president of sales

Average annual salary: 109,278 GBP
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Average annual salary: 108,623 GBP

3. Vice president of engineering

Average annual salary: 108,623 GBP
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Average annual salary: 99,010 GBP

4. Orthodontist

Average annual salary: 99,010 GBP
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