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Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000

 The US job market is teeming with new opportunities despite the increase in coronavirus infections due to the omicron variable. According to new research from Glassdoor, many top jobs offer flexible work arrangements and six-figure salaries.


On Tuesday, Glassdoor released its latest report highlighting America's 50 Best Jobs for 2022, focusing on companies with at least 100 salary reports and 2,000 job openings on its site as of December 2021. The list identifies the best jobs for job seekers A job that offers ample job opportunities, strong job satisfaction and high earning potential.


Psychiatrist (No. 22) and Psychologist (No. 34) made their list of top jobs for the first time as demand for mental health services continues to rise amid the ongoing pandemic. But technical roles dominate the list, taking eight places in the top ten.


"At present, every company is a tech company," Daniel Gao, chief economist and data scientist at Glassdoor, told CNBC Make It. "The pandemic has really stressed the value of data given how severe and unpredictable the changes from this crisis are - more companies are turning to real-time data to understand what's going on and make decisions."


Enterprise Engineer, with responsibilities including overseeing the development and coordination of the organization's technology systems, is the #1 job on the list, followed by Full Stack Engineer and Data Scientist.


Such roles have high job satisfaction scores because they are better suited to flexible working arrangements, Zhao adds, a sought-after advantage among employees and job seekers alike given the ongoing pandemic.


Here are the 10 best US jobs in 2022, according to Glassdoor, along with the full list of the 100 best jobs here.


Read more: Learn about the 100 highest paying jobs 2022


1. Enterprise engineer



Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000


Job description: The enterprise engineer is responsible for the entire infrastructure of the company's IT platform. Some of the main tasks of an enterprise engineer are to design processes, document essential IT procedures, track project progress, and maintain a security focus.


  1. Average salary: $144,997
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 14021


2. Full stack engineer


Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: Full stack engineers design user interactions on websites, develop servers and databases for website functionality and write code for mobile platforms. They work alongside graphic designers to create web design features and oversee projects from concept to finish.


  1. Average salary: $101.794
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 11252


 3. Data Scientist


Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: Data scientists use their analytical, statistical, and programming skills to collect, analyze, and interpret large data sets. They then use this information to develop data-driven solutions to challenging business challenges.


  1. Average salary: $120,000
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 10,071


4. DevOps Engineer


Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: A DevOps engineer combines an understanding of both engineering and coding, working with different departments to create and develop systems within the company. From creating and implementing systems software to analyzing data to improve existing technology, a DevOps engineer increases productivity in the workplace.


  1. Average salary: $120,095
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 8.548


5. Strategy Manager


Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: Strategy managers review the organization to identify strengths, weaknesses, operational effectiveness and opportunities for improvement, recommend initiatives that minimize risks and formulate plans to achieve long-term goals.


  1. Average salary: $140,000
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 6977


6. Machine learning engineer


Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: Machine learning engineers are designers of autonomous programs that provide machines with the ability to automate predictive models. These engineers work with data scientists to take information and enter formatted data into the models they discover or discover.


  1. Average salary: $130,489
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 6,801


7. Data Engineer


Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: Data engineers are primarily tasked with converting data into a format that can be easily analyzed. They do this by developing, maintaining and testing data generation infrastructures.


  1. Average salary: 113,960 thousand dollars
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 11821


8. Software Engineer

Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: Software engineers write, debug, maintain, and test programs that instruct a computer to accomplish certain tasks, such as saving information, performing calculations, etc. The software engineer will convert what should happen to one of the many programming languages, most of which are Java, C++ and Python.


  1. Average salary: $116,638
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 64,155


9. Java developer

Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: Java developers tend to work for startups and focus on creating a variety of applications to go to market and fill existing customer demands. They are part of the software development team and are responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining Java applications.


  1. Average salary: $107.099
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 10,201


10. Product Manager

Find out the 10 best US jobs for 2022, according to Glassdoor - they all pay over $100,000



Job description: Product managers are responsible for the strategy and plan of a product or product line. They lead the product team and all aspects from the conception of the product to its launch.


  1. Average salary: $125,317
  2. Active job openings on Glassdoor: 17,725

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