Glassdoor has just released its inaugural Best Jobs in America for 2015.

This new report identifies the 25 best jobs to have this year based on each job’s Glassdoor Job Score.  The score is determined by three key factors – earning potential, career opportunity rating, and number of job openings.  Results represent jobs that stand out across all three categories.

Highlights include:

  • Top three jobs for 2015: physician assistant (#1; Glassdoor Job Score: 4.8), software engineer (#2; 4.6) and business development manager (#3; 4.6)
  • Finance manager (#5, 4.6) has the highest average annual base salary of $122,865
  • Software engineer (#2, 4.6) has the most current job openings with 104,828 in total
  • Tech (10) & professional services (5) are the top two industries with the most jobs represented

Here’s the complete list:

  1. Physician Assistant – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.8
  • Number of Job Openings: 45,484
  • Average Base Salary: $111,376
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.5
  1. Software Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.6
  • Number of Job Openings: 104,828
  • Average Base Salary: $98,074
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3
  1. Business Development Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.6
  • Number of Job Openings: 11,616
  • Average Base Salary: $94,907
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.5
  1. Human Resources Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.6
  • Number of Job Openings: 8,073
  • Average Base Salary: $96,443
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.6
  1. Finance Manager– Glassdoor Job Score: 4.6
  • Number of Job Openings: 9,728
  • Average Base Salary: $122,865
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4
  1. Marketing Manager– Glassdoor Job Score: 4.6
  • Number of Job Openings: 14,647
  • Average Base Salary: $100,130
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4
  1. Database Administrator– Glassdoor Job Score: 4.5
  • Number of Job Openings: 9,790
  • Average Base Salary: $97,835
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4
  1. Product Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.5
  • Number of Job Openings: 10,294
  • Average Base Salary: $113,363
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3
  1. Data Scientist – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.4
  • Number of Job Openings: 3,449
  • Average Base Salary: $104,476
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.8
  1. Sales Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.4
  • Number of Job Openings: 26,193
  • Average Base Salary: $76,556
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3
  1. Solutions Architect – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.4
  • Number of Job Openings: 3,982
  • Average Base Salary: $121,657
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4
  1. Mechanical Engineer– Glassdoor Job Score: 4.4
  • Number of Job Openings: 16,065
  • Average Base Salary: $73,015
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3
  1. QA Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.3
  • Number of Job Openings: 26,383
  • Average Base Salary: $77,499
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.2
  1. Business Analyst – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.3
  • Number of Job Openings: 21,337
  • Average Base Salary: $74,638
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.2 
  1. Electrical Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.3
  • Number of Job Openings: 10,435
  • Average Base Salary: $76,803
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3
  1. Network Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.3
  • Number of Job Openings: 14,092
  • Average Base Salary: $87,518
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.2
  1. Civil Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.3
  • Number of Job Openings: 6,120
  • Average Base Salary: $73,383
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.5
  1. Audit Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.3
  • Number of Job Openings: 4,585
  • Average Base Salary: $69,271
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.9