25 Cities to Find Great Jobs

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Hartford, Connecticut

25. Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
> Job openings as of April:
24,590
> Median salary: $68,000
> Population: 1,211,324
> Net migration 2010-2015: -8,800
> Unemployment rate: 5.9%

Atlanta, Georgia 3

24. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA
> Job openings as of April:
94,925
> Median salary: $60,000
> Population: 5,710,795
> Net migration 2010-2015: +215,011
> Unemployment rate: 5.3%

Cincinnati, Ohio

23. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN
> Job openings as of April:
36,624
> Median salary: $57,179
> Population: 2,157,719
> Net migration 2010-2015: -2,131
> Unemployment rate: 4.6%

Chicago, Illinois 4

22. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
> Job openings as of April:
170,192
> Median salary: $63,000
> Population: 9,551,031
> Net migration 2010-2015: -175,204
> Unemployment rate: 6.4%

San Diego, California

21. San Diego-Carlsbad, CA
> Job openings as of April:
45,424
> Median salary: $71,323
> Population: 3,299,521
> Net migration 2010-2015: +78,523
> Unemployment rate: 4.6%