How to find top 10 memory consuming processes in Linux by percentage

[root@rtfmp ~]#  ps aux | awk '{print $4, $11}' | sort -k1rn | head -n 10
13.7 ora_dbw0_xyz
13.1 ora_foof_xyz
12.8 oraclexyz
12.8 ora_foo2_xyz
12.8 ora_foo3_xyz
12.8 ora_fooe_xyz
12.6 ora_fooa_xyz
12.6 ora_food_xyz
12.5 ora_foo8_xyz
12.5 ora_foo9_xyz
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