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Some of us may be earning more than our men, but that doesn't mean that we've conquered gender-equality in the work force. According to CNN, women account for 47 of America's employed, yet women make up only 3 percent of Fortune 500 CEO's. What's more, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, women who worked full time in 2008, earned 80 percent of what their make counterparts earned. The folks at Careerbuilders.com made a list of what careers earn women the big bucks and noted that even in the best-paying jobs for us, women still earned a fraction of what the men in these fields make.