If you work in the arenas of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, the City of Oaks is the place for you! WalletHub just came out with its list of the 2015 Best Metros for STEM Professionals and Raleigh came in at #3 on their list! In viewing the sub-categories of the list, Raleigh came in at the #1 spot for the Highest STEM Employment Growth.
Coming in at the top of the list was the Texas cities of Houston and Austin at #1 and #2, respectively. Other NC metros to make the list were Charlotte at #19, Winston-Salem at #30 and Greensboro at #62.
To complete the list, WalletHub analyzed the 100 largest metropolitan statistical areas in the U.S. across 11 key metrics. The data set includes such metrics as job openings per ca-pita for STEM graduates, annual median wage growth for STEM jobs and the projected number of STEM jobs needed in 2018.
Raleigh ranks #3 among 2015 Best Metros for STEM Professionals!