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7 of the Highest Paying Jobs in Buford, GA for 2022

The top jobs in the Buford area can pay up to $117,427 per year

You can find high paying jobs in the Buford area on ZipRecruiter in many industries, and matching a range of qualifications and experience levels. On this page, read about the top tier of commonly found positions near Buford by salary. Three of these have upper quadrant annual salaries over $71,512. If these careers are not the right fit for you, explore more jobs in Buford here.

High Paying Buford Jobs

  • Pharmacist

    Salary range: $97,310-$117,427 per year

    A Pharmacist fills orders for prescription medications and instructs patients on how to take them. They may work in community or hospital pharmacies, universities, prisons, or for pharmaceutical companies. Pharmacists are responsible for monitoring patient prescriptions to ensure there are no drug interactions or other impacts on existing conditions. They inform patients of potential side effects and may offer immunizations, and should also be aware of the potential for prescription drug abuse. Pharmacists also need to understand insurance coding and how to process claims for patients. Outside of a pharmacy, they may work in other healthcare locations providing patients with medicinal and wellness information.

  • Nurse Practitioner

    Salary range: $87,485-$116,959 per year

    Nurse practitioners are advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) with additional responsibilities including prescribing medication, examining patients, diagnosing illnesses, and providing treatment, much as physicians do. Nurse practitioners are educated and trained to provide health care services, such as the diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and chronic conditions.

  • Attorney

    Salary range: $56,140-$91,696 per year

    Attorneys perform a variety of legal tasks on behalf of their clients. In this career, you advise your clients on the intricacies of the law and how it may affect them personally or how it may affect their business. You also perform complex legal research in preparation for a case or arbitration. You conduct interviews, review case law, and prepare oral arguments. Attorneys work in a variety of specific fields, including criminal law, constitutional law, corporate law, and environmental law, to name just a few. You can work for a law firm or as a legal advocate for an organization.

  • Lineman Apprentice

    Salary range: $31,345-$57,076 per year

    A lineman apprentice is the first step on the career ladder to becoming a journeyman lineman and, eventually, a master lineman. The duties of a lineman apprentice are to assist company linemen in building and maintaining electrical power systems. Lineman apprentice responsibilities include taking measurements and helping journeyman linemen with equipment and various tasks. Apprenticeships promote economic development because as a lineman apprentice, you get paid during your on-the-job training.

  • Local Delivery Truck Driver

    Salary range: $32,748-$47,719 per year

    A Local Delivery Truck Driver makes short-haul deliveries as opposed to long-haul deliveries like Heavy-Duty Truck Drivers. A Local Delivery Truck Driver works within a set radius to deliver cargo and goods to and from local residents and businesses. In addition to making deliveries, duties and responsibilities include safely loading, unloading, and securing cargo, documenting and tracking mileage, making on-time deliveries, verifying shipping loads against shipping orders, keeping company vehicles in good working order, and submitting any payments received per company instructions. Many Local Delivery Truck Drivers also need to wear the company uniform or logo of the company for which they are working.

  • Customer Service

    Salary range: $23,391-$36,491 per year

    Customer service jobs are positions at companies and organizations where you address any customer complaint or problem, provide technical help when customers are having issues with their product or service, and seek a resolution to any issues either through your own ability to solve the problem or by passing on complaints and issues to your superiors. Some customer service jobs are in call centers, while other professionals work at customer service desks in department stores or grocery stores. Your duties in these positions can vary based on the industry and the location. For example, a software support specialist at a call center has a very different job than a help desk associate at a department store.

  • Warehousing

    Salary range: $24,327-$33,216 per year

    Warehousing jobs encompass a number of jobs related to operating and working in a warehouse. Positions include receiving clerks, shipping managers, logistics specialists, processing supervisors and managers, and transportation workers. All of these positions ensure that the shipping and receiving of goods happens safely and efficiently. Many warehouse workers perform several different roles at once, such as performing inventory checks and moving boxes from one part of the warehouse to another. You may also be responsible for loading products and transporting them to customers.