19 Best Paying Jobs for Women in 2013


Take a wild guess as to what a few of the highest-paying jobs are for women.

By Betsy Mikel (Editor, Women 2.0)

In case you needed a reminder that more women should pursue jobs in tech, check out what last year’s highest paying jobs for women were. Traditional careers like pharmacist, doctor and lawyer are still up there, but just as many tech-related jobs -- like computer and information systems manager, software developer, computer programer and computer systems analyst -- continue to be the best paying jobs for women.

There’s also data that proves more women than ever are jumping into entrepreneurship. Women are starting new firms at twice the rate of all other businesses. Read on to see which countries have the highest percentages of female entrepreneurs.

Best Jobs for Women

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About the guest blogger: Project Eve is an online community where over 2.5m women go to reinvent their careers. With engaging articles and interactive tools Project Eve motivates women to think beyond traditional boundaries, support one another, embrace change and view challenges as opportunities.