The 25 best cities for jobs

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The best cities in the United States for jobs include San Jose, San Francisco, Seattle and Boston, according to the jobs website Glassdoor.com. According to the site, all cities are not created equal when it comes to jobs, and these cities stand out for how easy it is to get a job there, how affordable it is to live there, and how satisfied employees are working there.

Check out the full list of the top 25 cities in the United States of America below according to Glassdoor.com. To see the list of the worst jobs, click here.

25. Hartford, Conn.

Hartford, Conn. Number of Job Openings: 24,590 Population:
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Hartford, Conn.
Number of Job Openings: 24,590
Population: 1,214,295
Median Base Salary: $68,000
Median Home Value: $215,800
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.1
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Hartford: Paralegal, Manufacturing Engineer, Business Analyst

24. Atlanta, Ga.

Atlanta, Ga. Number of Job Openings: 94,925 Population:
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Atlanta, Ga.
Number of Job Openings: 94,925
Population: 5,710,795
Median Base Salary: $60,000
Median Home Value: $163,000
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.1
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3
Hot jobs in Atlanta: Engagement Manager, Internal Auditor, Network Administration

23. Cincinnati, Ohio

Cincinnati, Ohio Number of Job Openings: 36,624 Population:
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Number of Job Openings: 36,624
Population: 2,137,406
Median Base Salary: $57,179
Median Home Value: $143,400
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.1
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Cincinnati: Solutions Architect, HR Manager, Data Scientist, Phlebotomist, Graphic Designer, Business Development Manager

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22. Chicago, Ill.

Chicago, Ill. Number of Job Openings: 170,192 Population:
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Chicago, Ill.
Number of Job Openings: 170,192
Population: 9,551,031
Median Base Salary: $63,000
Median Home Value: $193,800
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.2
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Chicago: Creative Director, Data Scientist, UI-UX Designer

21. San Diego, Calif.

San Diego, Calif. Number of Job Openings: 45,424
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San Diego, Calif.
Number of Job Openings: 45,424
Population: 2,956,746
Median Base Salary: $71,323
Median Home Value: $506,100
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.3
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4
Hot jobs in San Diego: Marketing Assistant, Senior Research Associate, Senior Data Scientist

20. San Antonio, Texas

San Antonio, Texas Number of Job Openings: 34,895
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San Antonio, Texas
Number of Job Openings: 34,895
Population: 2,328,652
Median Base Salary: $55,000
Median Home Value: $150,200
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.1
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3
Hot jobs in San Antonio: Sales Manager, Human Resources Coordinator, Network Engineer

19. Pittsburgh, Pa.

Pittsburgh, Pa. Number of Job Openings: 50,127 Population:
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Pittsburgh, Pa.
Number of Job Openings: 50,127
Population: 2,360,867
Median Base Salary: $56,896
Median Home Value: $126,700
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.1
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Pittsburgh: Mechanical Engineer, Nurse Practitioner, Product Manager

18. Louisville, Ky.

Louisville, Ky. Number of Job Openings: 26,311 Population:
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Louisville, Ky.
Number of Job Openings: 26,311
Population: 1,269,702
Median Base Salary: $54,000
Median Home Value: $137,500
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.1
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Louisville: Program Manager, Outside Sales Representative, Operations Manager

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17. Baltimore, Md.

Baltimore, Md. Number of Job Openings: 67,209 Population:
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Baltimore, Md.
Number of Job Openings: 67,209
Population: 2,797,407
Median Base Salary: $58,000
Median Home Value: $244,800
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.2
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3
Hot jobs in Baltimore: Customer Service Specialist, Electrical Engineer, Restaurant Manager

16. Indianapolis, Ind.

Indianapolis, Ind. Number of Job Openings: 38,934 Population:
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Indianapolis, Ind.
Number of Job Openings: 38,934
Population: 1,756,241
Median Base Salary: $56,000
Median Home Value: $130,200
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.1
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Indianapolis: Account Executive, Pharmacist, Retail Store Manager

15. Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland, Ohio. Number of Job Openings: 35,130 Population:
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Cleveland, Ohio.
Number of Job Openings: 35,130
Population: 2,064,725
Median Base Salary: $55,000
Median Home Value: $125,000
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.2
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Cleveland: Medical Technologist, Marketing Manager, Software Developer

14. Columbus, Ohio

Columbus, Ohio Number of Job Openings: 36,873 Population:
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Columbus, Ohio
Number of Job Openings: 36,873
Population: 2,021,632
Median Base Salary: $57,000
Median Home Value: $154,600
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.2
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3
Hot jobs in Columbus: Regional Sales Manager, Senior Financial Analyst, Process Engineer

13. Kansas City, Mo.

Kansas City, Mo. Number of Job Openings: 43,182
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Kansas City, Mo.
Number of Job Openings: 43,182
Population: 2,159,159
Median Base Salary: $58,000
Median Home Value: $147,500
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.2
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Kansas City: Buyer, Business Development Manager, Pharmacist

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12. Detroit, Mich.

Detroit, Mich. Number of Job Openings: 59,494 Population:
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Detroit, Mich.
Number of Job Openings: 59,494
Population: 4,292,060
Median Base Salary: $61,500
Median Home Value: $123,100
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.2
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.2
Hot jobs in Detroit: Financial Adviser, Teller, Registered Nurse

11. St. Louis, Mo.

St. Louis, Mo. Number of Job Openings: 49,450

St. Louis, Mo.
Number of Job Openings: 49,450
Population: 2,811,588
Median Base Salary: $56,896
Median Home Value: $141,900
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.2
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3
Hot jobs in St. Louis: Software Developer, Office Manager, Attorney

10. Oklahoma City, Okla.

Oklahoma City, Okla. Number of Job Openings: 20,576
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Oklahoma City, Okla.
Number of Job Openings: 20,576
Population: 1,459,758
Median Base Salary: $50,000
Median Home Value: $132,500
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.2
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3
Hot jobs in Oklahoma City: Delivery Driver, Accountant, Account Executive

9. Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.

Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn. Number of Job Openings: 65,141
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Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.
Number of Job Openings: 65,141
Population: 3,524,583
Median Base Salary: $65,000
Median Home Value: $219,400
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.3
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3
Hot jobs in Minneapolis-St.Paul: Web Designer, Sales Manager, Business Development Manager

8. Raleigh-Durham, N.C.

Raleigh-Durham, N.C. Number of Job Openings: 34,660 Population:
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Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
Number of Job Openings: 34,660
Population: 2,211,022
Median Base Salary: $62,000
Median Home Value: $209,400
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.3
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.3
Hot jobs in Raleigh-Durham: Registered Nurse, Research Associate, Software Engineer

7. Salt Lake City, Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah Number of Job Openings:
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Number of Job Openings: 23,013
Population: 1,153,340
Median Base Salary: $58,700
Median Home Value: $234,000
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.4
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4
Hot jobs in Salt Lake City: Technical Support Engineer, Outside Sales Representative, Marketing Coordinator

6. Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas Number of Job Openings: 45,186 Population:
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Austin, Texas
Number of Job Openings: 45,186
Population: 2,000,860
Median Base Salary: $61,000
Median Home Value: $247,500
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.3
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4
Hot jobs in Austin: Creative Director, Finance Manager, Solutions Architect

5. Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. Number of Job Openings: 163,520 Population:
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Washington, D.C.
Number of Job Openings: 163,520
Population: 6,097,684
Median Base Salary: $70,000
Median Home Value: $364,100
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.3
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4
Hot jobs in Washington: Director of Development, Business Office Manager, Data Scientist

4. Boston, Mass.

Boston, Mass. Number of Job Openings: 121,498 Population:
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Boston, Mass.
Number of Job Openings: 121,498
Population: 4,628,910
Median Base Salary: $67,500
Median Home Value: $387,400
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.4
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4
Hot jobs in Boston: Nurse Practitioner, Applications Developer, Sales Development Representative

3. Seattle, Wash.

Seattle, Wash. Number of Job Openings: 103,124 Population:
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Seattle, Wash.
Number of Job Openings: 103,124
Population: 3,733,580
Median Base Salary: $85,000
Median Home Value: $382,700
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.3
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.4
Hot jobs in Seattle: UI-UX Designer, Data Scientist, Engagement Manager

2. San Francisco, Calif.

San Francisco, Calif. Number of Job Openings: 121,597
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San Francisco, Calif.
Number of Job Openings: 121,597
Population: 4,656,132
Median Base Salary: $88,000
Median Home Value: $806,600
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.5
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.5
Hot jobs in San Francisco: Data Scientist, Engagement Manager, Junior Graphic Designer

1. San Jose, Calif.

San Jose, Calif. Number of Job Openings: 61,038
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San Jose, Calif.
Number of Job Openings: 61,038
Population: 1,976,836
Median Base Salary: $112,000
Median Home Value: $965,500
Work-Life Balance Rating: 3.5
Job Satisfaction Rating: 3.5
Hot jobs in San Jose: Solutions Architect, HR Manager, Data Scientist

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