Earlier this week, we shared a list of metro Denver's 49 jobs that pay on average over $100,000 a year.

But that still leaves plenty of well-paid professions where salaries soar above metro Denver's median personal income of $54,450 a year.

The comparison is based on the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics' annual mean wage data for each profession in the 10-county Denver-Aurora-Lakewood metropolitan statistical area, as of May 2015. (The area does not include Boulder County.)

Only professions that employ at least 100 people in metro Denver are included. In some cases, the BLS job classifications lump together two or more similar professions.

Read more at the Denver Business Journal: http://bit.ly/2gkUYir