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Analysis lists jobs with biggest pay raises over the last 30 years

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A new list is out on jobs that have had the biggest pay raises over the past 30 years.

The list is based on a CNN analysis of numbers from the bureau of labor statistics on 45 professions.

Many of the professions with some of the largest jumps in pay are in the medical field, including doctors, pharmacists and registered nurses.

The median wage for a doctor in 1983 was about 26,000 dollars.

In 2012, it was about 98,000 a more than 250% increase.

Other professions with some of the biggest jumps in pay include lawyers and members of the clergy.

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