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11 jobs with shocking salaries

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MISSISSIPPI (WDAM) -

Most of us, if not all, do not want to be living paycheck-to-paycheck. Having more money in the bank for emergencies and the future is important. 

In 2015, the average American worker earned $48,320, according to the website Glassdoor.

The Glassdoor Team compared salaries in different job fields and published a list of 11 really surprising salaries. One might be shocked to find out what some of these jobs actually pay.

Do you think a food scientist should get paid more than a paramedic?

Check out our slideshow to see some of the most surprising job salaries in the U.S.

To see more salary insight on each job and its median salary, click here

MOBILE USERS: View slideshow here. 

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