SQL Server Query

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How to find the second highest value in a table using a Query. For example, in a table of employees how to find the second highest salaried employee.

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SELECT max(salary) FROM Employee WHERE salary NOT IN (SELECT max(salary) FROM Employee);

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    Select emp,sal, (Select Count(*) + 1 FROM emp B WHERE B.sal > A.sal ) AS RecNo FROM dbo.emp A ORDER By emp,sal desc
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