NerdWallet conducted a study analyzing the 100 largest U.S. cities for the best cities to find work in.
Using the unemployment rate for the city, employed population growth, median annual earnings for full-time workers, and median monthly rent NerdWallet ranked the 100 largest U.S. cities and found Austin, Texas to be the top city for job seekers.
While Phoenix fell in the middle of the pack, other Valley cities ranked higher including Mesa, Scottsdale and Glendale.
Here are where the Arizona cities ranked:
Here are the top 10 cities NerdWallet ranked for job hunters:
- Austin, Texas
- Denver, Colorado
- Nashville, Tennessee
- Seattle, Washington
- Durham, North Carolina
- Atlanta, Georgia
- Minneapolis, Minnesota
- Lincoln, Nebraska
- Irving, Texas
- Raleigh, North Carolina