Salt Lake City ranks in top 5 cities with happiest employees

Posted at 7:44 AM, Jun 17, 2014

Looking to start a new job or career? A new study just published shows Salt Lake City might be a good place to start.

Glassdoor has released a list of the top 50 cities with the most satisfied employees.

Researchers looked at how the largest U.S. metros compare in terms of employee satisfaction, number of employers hiring and business outlook over the past 12 months.

Salt Lake City came in at No. 5. with the “most satisfied” employees working at Fusion-io, University of Utah and Intermountain Healthcare.

According to the study, customer service representatives, software engineers and administrative assistants are the top jobs employers are looking to fill in SLC.

San Jose, California, holds the top spot followed by San Francisco and Washington D.C.

Top 10 cities with most satisfied employees:

  1. San Jose, California
  2. San Francisco, California
  3. Washington D.C.
  4. Norfolk, Virginia
  5. Salt Lake City, Utah
  6. San Diego, California
  7. Seattle, Washington
  8. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  9. San Antonio, Texas
  10. Austin, Texas

MORE: Click here to read more on the study from Mashable