Which jobs pay the most? And the least?

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If you're thinking about a new career, you might want to pick a better paying job. Forbes.com has compiled a list of the best and worst paying jobs according to the government's Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates. The first 10 occupations are some of the worst paying jobs and the last 10 are the best paying jobs in America.

New York Yankees' Chase Headley reacts after striking
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New York Yankees' Chase Headley reacts after striking out against the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016.

Yankees' Billy Butler chases the ball after committing
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Yankees' Billy Butler chases the ball after committing an error against the Blue Jays on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016.

Edwin Encarnacion of the Toronto Blue Jays is
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Edwin Encarnacion of the Toronto Blue Jays is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after scoring a run against the New York Yankees on Sept. 23, 2016.

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Francisco Liriano of the Blue Jays delivers a
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Francisco Liriano of the Blue Jays delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Yankees on Sept. 23, 2016.

Russell Martin of the Blue Jays slides but
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Russell Martin of the Blue Jays slides but cannot get to a foul pop up that drops against the Yankees on Sept. 23, 2016.

Troy Tulowitzki of the Blue Jays is congratulated
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Troy Tulowitzki of the Blue Jays is congratulated by first base coach Tim Leiper after hitting a two-run single against the Yankees on Sept. 23, 2016.

Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson runs out a
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Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson runs out a foul ball against the New York Yankees on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016.

Bryan Mitchell of the Yankees delivers a pitch
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Bryan Mitchell of the Yankees delivers a pitch in the first inning during against the Blue Jays on Sept. 23, 2016.

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Toronto Blue Jays' Troy Tulowitzki hits a two-RBI
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Toronto Blue Jays' Troy Tulowitzki hits a two-RBI single in front of New York Yankees' catcher Austin Romine on Sept. 23, 2016.

New York Yankees' starting pitcher Bryan Mitchell pitches
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New York Yankees' starting pitcher Bryan Mitchell pitches to the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016.

Didi Gregorius of the Yankees turns a double
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Didi Gregorius of the Yankees turns a double play against the Blue Jays on Friday, Sept. 23.

Ezequiel Carrera of the Blue Jays leaps but
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Ezequiel Carrera of the Blue Jays leaps but cannot get to a double hit by Gary Sanchez of the New York Yankees on Sept. 23, 2016.

10. Chief executives ($160,440)
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10. Chief executives ($160,440)

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9. Family and general practitioners ($161,490)
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9. Family and general practitioners ($161,490)

8. All other physicians and surgeons ($165,000)
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8. All other physicians and surgeons ($165,000)

7. Prosthodontists ($169,810)
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7. Prosthodontists ($169,810)

6. General internists ($176,740)
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6. General internists ($176,740)

5. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons ($190,420)

5. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons ($190,420)

4. Obstetrician and gynecologists ($192,780)
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4. Obstetrician and gynecologists ($192,780)

3. Orthodontists ($194,930)
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3. Orthodontists ($194,930)

2. Anesthesiologists ($197,570)

2. Anesthesiologists ($197,570)

1. Surgeons ($206,770)
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1. Surgeons ($206,770)

10. Ushers, lobby attendants and ticket takers ($19,100)
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10. Ushers, lobby attendants and ticket takers ($19,100)

9. Amusement and recreation attendants ($18,930)
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9. Amusement and recreation attendants ($18,930)

8. Cashiers ($18,880)
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8. Cashiers ($18,880)

7. Hosts and hostesses--restaurant, lounge and coffee shop
(Credit: Sun Sentinel/NICHOLAS R. VON STADEN / June 19, 2003)

7. Hosts and hostesses--restaurant, lounge and coffee shop ($18,570)

6. Counter attendants -- cafeteria, food concession and
(Credit: Sun Sentinel/Michael Laughlin / February 28, 2009)

6. Counter attendants -- cafeteria, food concession and coffee shop ($18.520)

5. Shampooers ($18,300)
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5. Shampooers ($18,300)

4. Dining room/cafeteria attendants, bartender helpers ($18,140)

4. Dining room/cafeteria attendants, bartender helpers ($18,140)

3. Dishwashers ($17,750)

3. Dishwashers ($17,750)

2. Cooks, fast food ($17,620)
(Credit: AP/Amy Sancetta / April 21, 2009)

2. Cooks, fast food ($17,620)

1. Combined food-preparation and service workers, ($17,400)
(Credit: Sun Sentinel/CRISTOBAL HERRERA / December 15, 2008)

1. Combined food-preparation and service workers, ($17,400)

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