Cities With the Most STEM Openings

washington dcFor job seekers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM), job opportunities abound.  But 10 cities, according to Forbes, offer an edge when it comes to job seekers searching for a plethora of job openings with $50K-and-up salaries.

Here they are – the top 10 cities with the most STEM job openings listed right now:

  1. Washington, D.C.: 45,289 positions
  2. San Jose, California: 39,233 positions
  3. San Francisco, California: 30,627 positions
  4. New York, New York: 28,039 positions
  5. Boston, Massachusetts: 17,568 positions
  6. Chicago, Illinois: 17,567 positions
  7. Los Angeles, California: 15,818 positions
  8. Seattle, Washington: 12,597 positions
  9. Dallas, Texas: 10,522 positions
  10. Houston, Texas: 10,278 positions

By the way. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, STEM jobs account for over 10% of jobs in the U.S., and their salaries are almost double the national average.

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