Are you an engineer? Head to Dayton, Ohio! The city ranks among the best U.S. cities for this profession per Forbes. Using data from NerdWallet, Forbes sourced information including average salary and cost of living. Dayton ranked #10 on the list with:
- 21.3 engineers per 1,000 employees
- $91,500 = average engineer’s salary
- $733 = median gross rent
What area ranked at the top? Huntsville, Alabama (where NASA is located!)
Read the Forbes article here.
Mechanical Engineer from Dayton here, respectfully disagreeing because I’m a statistical outlier compared to that data set. Not to say that its a bad place to live, we do have some unique attractions for engineers like Mendelson’s Outlet and Proto Build Bar.