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10 of the Highest Paying Jobs in Cape May Court House, NJ for 2024

The top jobs in the Cape May Court House area can pay up to $142,800 per year

You can find high paying jobs in the Cape May Court House 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 Cape May Court House by salary. Four of these have upper quadrant annual salaries over $68,640. If these careers are not the right fit for you, explore more jobs in Cape May Court House here.

High Paying Cape May Court House Jobs

  • Nurse Practitioner

    Salary range: $102,800-$142,800 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.

  • Rn

    Salary range: $62,400-$99,000 per year

    An RN, short for Registered Nurse, works closely with doctors to provide patient care for illnesses and injuries. RNs are often the first medical professional the patient sees when entering a health care facility. As an RN, you can ask the patient questions and document their health history, but you are not allowed to diagnose patients; after the doctor or other supervising health care professional has determined what problem needs to be treated, you help administer treatment. Your job duties may include administering medications, checking patient vital signs, and charting medical records. RNs also advise patients and families about at-home care for medical conditions as well as disease prevention.

  • Cdl Driver

    Salary range: $47,600-$81,900 per year

    CDL drivers hold a commercial driver’s license that allows them to drive large vehicles. There are three classes of CDL licenses--Class A, B, and C; each outlines the weight and type of truck or vehicle the driver is allowed to operate. For example, a class A license covers vehicles that weigh more than 26,000 pounds, while class C is for transportation buses and trucks that drive 16 or more passengers.

  • Accountant

    Salary range: $50,900-$74,700 per year

    Accountants record and analyze financial records for companies or individuals. Their job is to compile and verify all transactions and ensure that their clients are financially efficient as well as compliant with lawful business practices. Accountants handle a wide range of responsibilities, depending on their specialty. On a daily basis, they may review financial statements for quality assurance, verify transaction compliance, and document individual expenditures. They are also expected to make budget recommendations to increase the financial efficiency of their clients. During tax season, it is the job of an accountant to calculate taxes owed, prepare tax documents, and follow up on payments made to or received from the U.S. government. Occasionally, in smaller enterprises, an accountant may double as an auditor around tax season. Normally, an outside auditor is brought in to review the accountant's work.

  • Office

    Salary range: $38,100-$56,200 per year

    An office job is any type of employment in which you work in an office environment. As part of an office staff, the majority of your work takes place at your desk on a computer or over the phone. The remainder of your work involves meetings and group collaboration around conference tables. Depending on your skills and education, you can find an office job as a receptionist, secretary, office clerk, administrative assistant, customer service representative, office manager, marketer, software engineer, accountant, insurance examiner, and much more.

  • Carpenter

    Salary range: $41,400-$56,200 per year

    Carpenters fabricate, remodel, and repair structures and frameworks using wood and other materials. They may build decks, porches, cabinets, and lay floors. They may also install drywall, windows, molding, build footings, rafters, and doorways. Carpenters measure and cut wood and other materials utilizing a variety of hand and power tools, shaping and assembling the materials for structural use. There are a number of different types of Carpenters, including Commercial Carpenters, Industrial Carpenters, and Residential Carpenters. Some Carpenters have specialized occupations, such as building wooden ships or constructing film sets.

  • Nanny

    Salary range: $35,700-$53,300 per year

    A nanny plays a special role in a child’s life. Nannies are childcare professionals who assist parents with the day-to-day work of caring and raising children and are responsible for the children’s well-being and supportive of their emotional needs. As a nanny, your responsibilities may include preparing meals, dressing and bathing the children, arranging playdates, accompanying children to activities, and helping with schoolwork. Nannies typically work during the parent's work hours, but some families have nannies come early in the morning or stay at night until the kids go to bed. You may also be responsible for dropping off and picking up the kids at school and performing light housework.

  • Substitute Teacher

    Salary range: $29,500-$47,600 per year

    A substitute teacher is a trained, certified, and background-checked education professional who teaches in place of another teacher who is unable to work on a particular day or for a duration of time. Substitutes are often needed in cases of illness, medical leave, or family emergencies. Substitute teachers follow the lesson plan and use supplies, education materials, and teacher-created materials left by the regular teacher. Substitute teachers are tasked with maintaining order and student productivity with as little disruption as possible.

  • Babysitting

    Salary range: $30,000-$39,000 per year

    Babysitting is the temporary childcare in the absence of or as an assistant to their parent or guardian. Many teenagers and adults provide babysitting services for parents who need someone to watch their child for short periods of time. Babysitters perform all the duties necessary to feed, clean, care for, and entertain a child while the parents are away, ensuring that they are safe and well cared for.

  • Bartender

    Salary range: $19,000-$35,700 per year

    A Bartender’s job is to fill drink orders at a restaurant. They will either take orders directly from the customer, or servers will submit orders to the bar. They may mix cocktails, pour wine, or open beers, and may be responsible for handing drinks or food to customers sitting at the bar. Bartenders are also responsible for keeping the bar neat and clean, checking IDs, and serving customers with an appropriate amount of alcohol.