Tampa Is One Of The Top Cities To Start A Career
Tampa is one of the top cities to start a career. This is good news for graduates here in the area. A big decision is made this time of year as many are graduating from school and college if they are going to stay living here. Well, it sounds like staying in Tampa to start your career is a good idea.
This list just came out from Wallethub on the best and worst cities to start a career. They compared the relative market strength and overall livability of more than 180 U.S. cities. They examined each city based on 26 key metrics that range from the availability of entry-level jobs to monthly average starting salary to housing affordability.
Right now, there is currently an employment shortage and many places are eager to hire. In fact, employers plan to hire 14.7% more graduates from the Class of 2023 than they did from the Class of 2022.
Tampa, FL came in at #5 on the list with a total score of 62.17. Other cities in the area, St. Petersburg is #43, Orlando is #2 and Atlanta is the number one spot to live in to start a career. Austin, TX is number one on the list for the highest paying monthly average starting salary.
See the full list HERE