Table 1 
The 10 occupations1 with the highest average full-time hourly wage, 2016 

The 10 occupations with the highest average full-time hourly wage, 2016
  Average full-time hourly wage
  current dollars
Specialist physicians 86.75
Dentists 72.00
Petroleum engineers 62.75
Engineering managers 58.30
University professors and lecturers 58.10
Other managers in public administration 56.25
Geoscientists and oceanographers 55.50
Senior government managers and officials2 55.45
Commissioned police officers 54.30
Chemical engineers 54.20
Note(s):
The ranking does not account for the variability of the estimates.
Source(s):
CANSIM table 285-0050.
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