Doctoral or Professional Degree

Career Planning

Doctoral or Professional Degree

 

Career

Average Annual Salary1

Expected Annual Job Openings2

Business Teachers, Postsecondary

$81,600

100

Clinical Psychologists

$64,500

160

Counseling Psychologists

$64,500

160

School Psychologists

$64,500

160

Dentists, General

$194,500

260

Education Teachers, Postsecondary

$56,000

190

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

$99,000

390

Lawyers

$139,500

390

Pharmacists

$115,200

380

Physical Therapists

$81,300

250

Surgeons

$254,400

110

1 - 2013 Annual Wage

2 - 2012-22 Annual Openings

Source: Georgia Department of Labor