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The 25 Best Cities For Jobs! Did Your City Make Number One?

Jobs dry up where you live? Thinking about moving to a new city in hopes of landing the dream job? Or… any job? Well, sadly, not every city is bustling with employment.

Thanks to Glassdoor, we now know which city is best. They rated them based on how easy it is to get a job, how affordable it is to live there, and how happy the employees working in those area are.

What do you think? Should your city be on the list?

25. Nashville, TN

25. Nashville, TN

Number of Job Openings: 27,850

Population: 1,792,649

Median Base Salary: $41,600

Median Home Value: $176,700

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

24. Pittsburgh, PA

24. Pittsburgh, PA

Number of Job Openings: 29,456

Population: 2,355,968

Median Base Salary: $43,000

Median Home Value: $124,500

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.1

23. Richmond, VA

23. Richmond, VA

Number of Job Openings: 17,933

Population: 1,260,029

Median Base Salary: $45,000

Median Home Value: $186,300

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

22. Baltimore, MD

22. Baltimore, MD

Number of Job Openings: 45,558

Population: 2,785,874

Median Base Salary: $46,000

Median Home Value: $244,100

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

21. Houston, TX

21. Houston, TX

Number of Job Openings: 74,442

Population: 6,490,180

Median Base Salary: $52,000

Median Home Value: $157,900

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

20. Chicago, IL

20. Chicago, IL

Number of Job Openings: 124,633

Population: 9,554,598

Median Base Salary: $50,000

Median Home Value: $186,900

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

19. Indianapolis, IN

19. Indianapolis, IN

Number of Job Openings: 23,863

Population: 1,971,274

Median Base Salary: $44,000

Median Home Value: $130,100

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

18. Memphis, TN

18. Memphis, TN

Number of Job Openings: 14,776

Population: 1,343,230

Median Base Salary: $42,000

Median Home Value: $107,000

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

17. Atlanta, GA

17. Atlanta, GA

Number of Job Openings: 69,642

Population: 5,614,323

Median Base Salary: $49,180

Median Home Value: $155,200

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

16. Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

16. Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

Number of Job Openings: 48,231

Population: 3,495,176

Median Base Salary: $52,000

Median Home Value: $210,300

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

15. Boston, MA

15. Boston, MA

Number of Job Openings: 86,565

Population: 4,732,16

1Median Base Salary: $56,000

Median Home Value: $367,600

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4

14. Dallas-Fort Worth, TX

14. Dallas-Fort Worth, TX

Number of Job Openings: 102,311

Population: 6,954,330

Median Base Salary: $50,000

Median Home Value: $157,900

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

13. Columbus, OH

13. Columbus, OH

Number of Job Openings: 25,242

Population: 1,994,536

Median Base Salary: $43,000

Median Home Value: $146,700

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

12. San Francisco, CA

12. San Francisco, CA

Number of Job Openings: 94,933

Population: 4,594,060

Median Base Salary: $70,000

Median Home Value: $728,000

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.5

11. St. Louis, M

11. St. Louis, M

Number of Job Openings: 31,365

Population: 2,806,207

Median Base Salary: $45,000

Median Home Value: $133,200

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3

10. Washington, D.C

10. Washington, D.C

Number of Job Openings: 116,770

Population: 6,033,737

Median Base Salary: $61,000

Median Home Value: $361,200

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4

9. San Antonio, TX

9. San Antonio, TX

Number of Job Openings: 29,980

Population: 2,328,652

Median Base Salary: $40,000

Median Home Value: $147,600

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3

8. Louisville, KY

8. Louisville, KY

Number of Job Openings: 16,295

Population: 1,269,702

Median Base Salary: $40,000

Median Home Value: $131,100

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

7. San Jose, CA

7. San Jose, CA

Number of Job Openings: 51,439

Population: 1,952,872

Median Base Salary: $99,000

Median Home Value: $863,800

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.5

6. Salt Lake City, UT

6. Salt Lake City, UT

Number of Job Openings: 17,970

Population: 1,153,340

Median Base Salary: $44,000

Median Home Value: $224,000

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4

5. Seattle, WA

5. Seattle, WA

Number of Job Openings: 69,423

Population: 3,671,478

Median Base Salary: $70,000

Median Home Value: $344,700

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3

4. Austin, TX

4. Austin, TX

Number of Job Openings: 33,198

Population: 1,943,299

Median Base Salary: $50,000

Median Home Value: $226,400

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3

3. Oklahoma City, OK

3. Oklahoma City, OK

Number of Job Openings: 16,759

Population: 1,336,767

Median Base Salary: $38,100

Median Home Value: $129,400

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3

2. Kansas City, MO

2. Kansas City, MO

Number of Job Openings: 28,786

Population: 2,071,133

Median Base Salary: $46,000

Median Home Value: $138,500

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2

1. Raleigh, NC

1. Raleigh, NC

Number of Job Openings: 24,146

Population: 1,242,974

Median Base Salary: $50,950

Median Home Value: $198,400

Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3