Competitive tech salaries, affordable cost of living, and a great work life balance... we break it all down in this guide, created in partnership with the content team at Optimist. Discover why people are leaving tech jobs on the coast for a life in the Midwest.
It’s not just flyover country. And we’re not surprised that tech workers are leaving the coasts for jobs in Midwestern states instead.
You really can have it all in the Midwest—and for a lot cheaper than on the coasts.
Midwest startups are recruiting plenty of new talent. See what tech jobs are most in demand in the Midwest’s fastest growing cities.
The entire Midwest is booming, but these are the region’s top 10 cities for employment by the numbers.
If the cost of living is more affordable in the Midwest than on the coasts, does that mean that salaries are lower, too? Not necessarily. We breakdown tech salaries and compare them in the top Midwest cities.
On the coasts, your dollars only go so far. With great salaries and a better cost of living, your Midwest salary becomes a lot more valuable. We compared the standards of living on Midwest salaries to what you would make (and how you would live) on the coast.