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How Charlotte fares in ranking of top cities for jobs in 2019 — and who’s hiring here

How Charlotte fares in ranking of top cities for jobs in 2019 — and who’s hiring here

Originally Published on wsoctv.com

By: Jenna Martin, Charlotte Business Journal

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Queen City did not fare particularly well in a new ranking of the nation’s best markets to find a job in 2019.

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That ranking, in which Charlotte placed at No. 102, came courtesy of personal-finance company WalletHub, which compared 182 cities on each’s job market (accounting for 80% of the total score) and socioeconomics (making up the remaining 20%). Thirty indicators of a city’s job-market health, including job opportunities, employment growth, monthly average starting salary, unemployment rate and median annual income, were weighed before WalletHub assigned an overall s

 

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