Attention, ladies: Turns out a lab coat and a handful of Xanax are key ingredients to a successful career according to Forbes magazine.
Pharmacist was the top-paying job for women last year, with an average median salary of $97,500.
It’s also in demand, growing at a faster-than-average rate of 25%.
Not only was pharmacist the biggest paying position, it was one of the most gender blind, with women making up 52% of all positions and earning equal pay with their male counterparts earn…BIG strides since the 1960’s when only 8% of women held the job.
Here’s the Forbes list from Shine@Yahoo.com:
Chief Executive ($90,000)
Nurse Practitioner ($79,500)
Computer and Information Systems Manager ($79,500)
Physician Assistant ($71,000)
Software Developer ($71,000)
Management Analyst ($69,000)
Computer Systems Analyst ($65,000)