Metro Denver's median annual wage is $55,910 — but there are dozens of jobs in the area that pay twice that or more.

In fact, the two top-paying professions in metro Denver will pay you north of a quarter-million bucks a year.

Last year, we shared the Denver area's "Mile High Salaries" — the professions that pay the most across the region. And now we've updated our countdown with the latest numbers.

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 2016. (The area does not include Boulder County.)

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