Queen City cracks top 10 best cities for jobs

Cincinnati has jumped from the top 25 to the top 10, sitting comfortably as the eighth best city to get a job in the U.S., according to a study by Glassdoor.com.

The ranking is based on hiring opportunity, cost of living and job satisfaction. Cincinnati's overall score was 4.3 (out of 5), based on almost 80,000 job openings in the area with a median base salary of $44,637. The city’s median home value is $152,600, with a job satisfaction rating of 3.3.

Some hot jobs in Cincy are data engineer, medical assistant and account executive.

Pittsburgh came in at no. 1, followed by Indianapolis, Kansas City, Raleigh-Durham, St. Louis, Memphis, Columbus, Cleveland and Louisville, respectively, rounding out the top 10.

See the full ranking here.

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