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.
Unemployment rate: 8.2%
Average entry-level salary: $43,000
Rent: Average one-bedroom costs $630
Major employers: Cleveland Clinic, Progressive Corp, KeyCorp, Ford and Sherwin-Williams
1. Hartford – New Haven
Unemployment rate: 9.7%
Average entry-level salary: $50,000
Rent: Average one-bedroom costs $900
Major employers: United Technologies Corp, Hartford HealthCare, Aetna, Bank of American and ESPN.
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