United States (USA) is one of the most advanced countries in the world. Most of cities in the country have advanced facilities such as the high speed internet, better healthcare, world class infrastructure, quality education and much more. United States is also the most powerful country in the world. In this article, we have compiled a list of the most advanced cities in the United States by STEM.
Top 10 Technologically Most Advanced Cities in United States
10. Chicago, Illinois
Chicago is one of the most popular tech destinations in the world. Almost 164000 persons are working in the tech industry. A tech-talented person can earn on an average wage of US$81441 compare to its counterpart US$48933. The Willis Tower (Sears Tower) is one of the tallest buildings in the world, which is located in the city of Chicago.
9. Dallas, Texas
Dallas provides an employment to more than 170000 high-tech workers. It has been ranked at the ninth position in the list of the most high-tech cities in the world. Dallas provides the best salary for STEM workers compare to other high-tech cities in the United States. Dallas is also having the high-rise buildings, world class infrastructure, better healthcare, and education system.
8. Los Angeles, California
Los Angeles is the entertainment capital of the United States, where a large number of people are working in the industry. It is also the home of many large tech companies. Los Angeles is also preferred city in the state of California and probably in the United States for tech startups. There are already a lot of tech industry’s buzzing companies are located in the city of Los Angeles such as MySpace, Buzz Media, Hulu and others.
7. Seattle, Washington
Seattle is the most developed epicenter of the digital industry in the Pacific Northwest. Seattle is the home of Microsoft and Real Networks. The city has created Amazon, the world’s largest e-commerce platform and one of the most valued digital companies in the world.
6. Boston, Massachusetts
Boston is one of the pioneer cities in field of education and high-tech startups. MIT is the world famous educational institute which trains graduates every fall. MIT is the home of many startups and high-tech companies. A lot of high-tech companies such as TripAdvisor, HP, Amazon and others have their offices in Boston.
5. Austin, Texas
Austin is one of the fastest growing high-tech cities in the United States. The University of Texas at Austin is one of the best universities in the United States. There are also many giant tech companies which have their own satellite offices in Austin such as Google, Cisco Systems, Oracle, eBay and many others. Austin is a popular business destination in the United States due to world class infrastructure at lower cost.
4. New York City
New York City is considered as the largest business hub in the world. It is the financial hub of the United States of America. The city of New York once the center of the high-tech startups before the 2001’s booming dot com industry. Still, a lot of tech giants working from here such as DoubleClick, IAC, Google (second largest office outside headquarters), Gawker and many others.
3. San Francisco, California
San Francisco is one of the most high-tech cities in the United States. San Francisco is the home of many popular tech startups. Most of people use advanced devices and working in the STEM field. A lot of tech giants are working from here such as PCWorld, Wired and MacWorld and others. San Francisco is having one of the best roads in the United States. San Francisco is the most popular destination in the United States to start a new company.
2. Washington DC
Washington DC is the political capital of the country. Washington DC ranked at the second position in the list of the most advanced cities in the United States of America. There are a lot of persons working in the high-tech industry. The city has also one of the best and fast communication system. Most of citizens in Washington DC are connected with the government services. It is also the home of many defense companies such as Lockheed Martin Corp., Northrop Grumman Corp. and others. Lockheed Martin Corp. is the largest Government contractors of the United States.
1. San Jose, California
San Jose is the most advanced city in the United States of America. The city is a home of the most advanced and high-tech companies such as Google, Cisco Systems, Intel Corporation and many others. The largest talent pool is available in the city. Most of citizens use advanced technology in their routine life. The average wage of STEM is U$104110 which is the highest in the country. On the other hand, non-STEM wage is US$52739 which is one of the highest salaries in the United States.
Article last re-published on August 5, 2015.