A research conducted by Fundação Getúlio Vargas, states that doctors and business administrators with master or doctor degrees lead the ranking of the best paid professionals in Brazil with the average salaries R$ 8.966,07 and R$ 8.012,10 respectively. Master or Doctors of Laws occupy the third position of ranking.
Doctors have the higher salaries among all professions in Brazil.
For a overview of different occupation's salaries calculated based factors such as age and gender, check Espelho da Educação e Renda. As these number are based on data from the year 2000, the salaries must be multiplied by the index 1.55 to compensate the inflation of the period.
Source: Folha Online