SmartAsset took a look at the best places to work in tech for 2021. We compared 50 of the largest metro areas across five metrics: the percentage of workers employed in tech, average salary for tech workers, ratio of average tech salary to average salary across all fields, percentage of current bachelor’s jobs listed that are in tech and cost of living.
Almost 5% of the workforce in the Minneapolis metro area works in the tech industry. The metro area ranks in the top third of the study for two additional metrics: average salary for tech workers (more than $96,500) and percentage of bachelor’s jobs currently listed that are in tech (about 18%). Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington ranks lowest in the top 11 (39th in the study overall) for the ratio of average salary for tech workers to average salary for all workers (1.54).
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