BEST CITIES TO WORK FOR GRADS

This article is from www.fastweb.com

If you want to land a job after college, you need to go where the jobs are. For newly minted college graduates, select cities across the country offer better job opportunities than others.

These cities have thousands of jobs in a variety of industries that cater to those new to the job market, not to mention great social scenes for recent grads.

Here are the top 10 cities with the best careers for college grads along with average salaries and top industries:

1. Austin, TX
Average Salary: $41,330
Top Fields: Education, Technology, Government

2. San Antonio, TX
Average Salary: $34,610
Top Fields: Education, Healthcare, Government

3. Salt Lake City, UT
Average Salary: $39,590
Top Fields: Banking, Technology

4. Oklahoma City, OK
Average Salary: $35,970
Top Fields: Hospitality, Construction

5. Raleigh, NC
Average Salary: $40,840
Top Fields: Technology, Tourism, Education

6. Seattle, WA
Average Salary: $49,890
Top Fields: Technology, Aerospace, Finance

7. Rochester, NY
Average Salary: $40,660
Top Fields: Education, Healthcare, Technology

8. Portland, OR
Average Salary: $43,730
Top Fields: Technology, Education, Healthcare

9. Denver, CO
Average Salary: $45,610
Top Fields: Aerospace, Telecom, Manufacturing

10. Honolulu, HI
Average Salary: $41,250
Top Fields: Utilities, Tourism, Business

Now that you know the top cities for college grads, start your search for schools and degree programs that will start your career in these great cities!

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