Looking for a simple breakdown of salary ranges for common jobs in different metropolitan areas? You’ll find it at www.bizjournals.com (click on the “Online Edition” tab and then “Special Reports”).
The study, which is based on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data, reveals that not all top-paying jobs are in the largest cities. Example: The highest-paid dentists practice in Greensboro, N.C.
For more precise data, go to www.bls.gov and click on “Wage Calculator” under “Wages, Earnings & Benefits.”)