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Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in India

Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in India

Many a times we hear about people, who make lakhs and crores of salary every month and most of us also believe that only people in higher positions and also those in IT sector can earn this much hefty sum. But, the fact is that there are many other sectors that pay well and also different factors like attitude, knowledge, qualification and also the organization that decides the salary of a particular individual decides the salary of an individual. With these things said, let us gather details about the top 10 highest paying jobs in the nation:

  1. Management professionals:

It is true that many B-Schools in India offer management courses, those offered by premier institutions like IIFT, FMS, XLRI, IITs and of course IIMs are considered the best. The reason for this is that students from these institutions are able to find high-paying jobs and also they are able to get fast-track career paths. In general, management professionals begin their career as manage trainees, wherein they undergo around 6 months to one year of training. For newly recruited candidates most of the companies have good training plans and programs in such a way that they can be groomed as eminent leaders.

Even before the completion of their management course, pre-placement offers are made to the students right on their institute campus itself, wherein they will be in a position to get a pay package as high as 20-24 lakh rupees per annum. When talking about the top recruiters of management professionals, management consulting firms and financial services are the top recruiters. When talking about the lowest pay package for these professionals, it will be somewhere around Rs.7-9 lakhs per annum.

  1. Investment bankers:

In general, it is stated that the career of investment bankers follow a standard path. They generally begin their career as analyst and they become associates, then Vice President, then promoted as director and finally to management director position.

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When it comes to air hostesses and airline stewards, they draw between 4 and 6 lakhs rupees. When it comes to air traffic controllers, they can get somewhere between 5 and 6 lakhs per annum.

  1. Modeling and acting:

Based on their role, new entrants to this field can make somewhere between Rs.2000 and Rs.10,000 per episode. In the case of experienced actors, they can make somewhere between 10,000 to 2 lakhs per episode on television shows. When this is the case of television industry, when it comes to film industry, the new entrant can make somewhere between Rs.5-50 lakhs depending on the budget of the film and the role played. When it comes to modeling assistants, they will be paid on the basis of the type of advertisement for which they work like billboard advertising, television commercials, magazines and fashion shows. When freshers can charge between 5 and 10 thousand, established models can make somewhere between 25-50 thousand per assignment or even more. Some experienced and established actress/actors are earning in crores.

  1. Law Professionals:

When it comes to professionals in the field of law, it varies broadly as per the employer and the experience of the professionals. In the case of lawyers working for government organizations, they get paid as per government norms. But, in the case of private sector, they get paid hefty amount. Fresh national law school graduates make INR 6-9 lakhs per annum, while those with an experience of 4-6 years will earn somewhere between INR 10-15 lakhs per annum. Those who select to work privately will be in a position to earn on the basis of the number of clients and complexity of the cases they get. When it comes to high-paying law firms, some of them worth to mention are Amarchand, Luthra & Luthra, AZB & Partners, etc. Candidates interested in corporate sector can choose to work in legal department of different Multi-national companies.

  1. Business consultants:

When it comes to business consultants their work involves understanding the requirements of clients, researching client industry, locating data points in support of business case, performance of competitors and analysis of industry benchmark, etc. Career path involves moving from analysts, consultants, senior consultants, management/project lead, partner, vice president and director. Pay can range between INR 4-6 lakhs per annum for those with less than a year of experience. Of course, the figure will go up as a candidate gains experience. However, compensation package relies on different regions of the nation and the cost of living.

There are the top 10 highest paying jobs in India and candidates looking for the best career opportunity can choose any of the above-mentioned choices.


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0 # Jayesh 2017-07-22
Hello. I am from Pithoragarh, plz tell me What are the points to consider for selecting a B. Ed college?
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0 # Jagan 2017-07-23
You should consider the fee structure and if you consider doing this course from other place except Pithoragarh, you should consider hostel facilities, you shouldalso consider whether the subject in which you wish to continue this course is available in the college.
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0 # Tushar 2017-07-21
Hii, I am from Jalaun, I have completed 12th in science stream, looking career in engineering,Tell me about the fee details of best engineering colleges
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0 # Shruti 2017-07-22
hii, good to see that you are from Jalaun, There are very good career opportunities in engineering, you have taken very good decision, but if we talk about fee of best colleges its depend on college to college but the range is Rs. 50,000 to 1,50,000 per year
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0 # Aarush Older than three months
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
There are many private engineering colleges in Jodhpur where you can get admission without entrance exam, find here the list Engineering in Jodhpur
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0 # Aarush Older than three months
Hello, I am from Sangli, tell me How can I check whether a B.Ed college is approved by NCTE or not?
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0 # Jagan Older than three months
Once you have decided to do your B. Ed from a particular college, you can visit the website of NCTE and can check whether the institution is under the list of approved institution,you can find here find list of NCTE approved b.ed colleges in Sangli- B.Ed in Sangli
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