Here is a list of the best-paying jobs for you in Arkansas.

Did you know that there are currently over 70,000 job openings in the state of Arkansas? With an unemployment rate of just 4.3 percent, good jobs are out there but most employers say that good help is hard to find.

The job market is wide open right now. It doesn't matter if you are looking for a job or looking to change jobs there are plenty of jobs to go around, but what jobs really pay well? If you are curious I found a list of the best paying jobs in Arkansas.

10. Engineering and Operations Director

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This position has an average salary of $128,813. From basic engineering to overseeing complex projects these engineers work in transportation and commercial development.

9. Nurse Anesthetist

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This position has an average salary of $128,928.  A CRNA assists the anesthesiologist in a hospital.

8. Operator And Truck Driver

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This position has an average salary of $132,404. This job is a long-haul truck driver that also owns their truck.

7. Public Health Dentist

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This position has an average salary of $138,120. A public health dentist is more than a regular dentist. They oversee dental care for those who may not be able to afford regular dental care.

6. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

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This position has an average salary of $140,314. This is what zippia had to say about this position.

They can work in a hospital, dentist's office, doctor's private practice, or even in pain management clinics. CRNAs may also perform non-anesthesia related jobs like personnel management and patient care.

5. Senior Director Of Business Development

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This position has an average salary of $144,782. This job is responsible for increasing a business's revenues. They do this by finding new opportunities and getting their business to invest in these new opportunities.

4. Industrial Truck Driver

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This position has an average salary of $145,400. As the job suggests this is a job that requires certain license certifications to be able to haul hazardous products.

3. Clinical Physician Assistant

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This position has an average salary of $147,651. This job assists doctors in prescribing medications, patient history, and physical exams.

2. Family Practitioner

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This position has an average salary of $148,152. This job offers medical services to both adults and children. They can be doctors or even nurses practitioners.

1. Owner/operator

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This position has an average salary of $158,371. These people own and operate their own businesses.

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