Recent College Grad? 10 Best Cities to Start Your Career
By Kathryn Knight Randolph
September 14, 2011
Still looking for an entry-level job? Try one of these 10 cities.
6. San Francisco
Unemployment rate: 10.1%
Average entry-level salary: $57,000
Rent: Average 1-bedroom costs $1,600
Major employers: Wells Fargo, Gap Inc, California Pacific Medical Center, Charles Schwab and Macy’s West.
Unemployment rate: 7.5%
Average entry-level salary: $43,000
Rent: Average one-bedroom costs $800
Major employers: Target, 3M Co, Ameriprise Financial, General Mills Inc and Best Buy Co.
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