If you are trying to figure out what field you want to enter, or you are just curious how much money people in other jobs are making, here are the 25 highest paying jobs in Texas based on data collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

When the time comes to decide on a career path, some people make their decision based on their passions, while others pick based on the amount of money they can make. Thankfully, you don't have to only pick one or the other. Many career paths based on a passion can be very profitable as well.

Get our free mobile app

The stereotypes are definitely true that doctors, lawyers, and engineers tend to make some of the most money, but some other high-paying jobs may surprise you. Also, keep in mind that these numbers are based on the mean salaries for each position. All of these positions' salaries vary depending on the company you work for and other factors. You could pick a career path that isn't listed here and end up making more money than the 'highest-paid position' on this list.

So, if you are living in the Lone Star State and are trying to figure out what you want to do with your life, or maybe looking for a career change, here are the 25 highest paying jobs in Texas.

The 25 Highest Paying Jobs in Texas

These are the 25 highest paying jobs in Texas based on information from the May 2020 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

10 Most Expensive Neighborhoods in Lubbock

Here are the 10 most expensive neighborhoods in Lubbock based on data found on Neighborhood Scout.

The Most Expensive Airbnb for Rent in Lubbock, Texas

This is the most expensive Airbnb for rent in Lubbock, Texas. It will run you nearly $1,000 per night for up to 16 guests. It's a 4-bedroom, 3.5 bath barn-house with an indoor pool.