Job Opportunities The City of Indianapolis and Marion County offer an amazing array of career opportunities with more than 400 job titles and 37 divisions to choose from. The nearly 7500 employees of the City of Indianapolis enjoy competitive pay and benefits packages, generous leave programs, and the satisfaction of doing work that helps to make Indianapolis a great place to live, work, and play.
The city now has nearly 18,000 job openings, with a median base salary of $44,000. For a town that offers many tech-related job opportunities, the cost of living is much lower than cities such as San Jose. Salt Lake City's median home value is $224,000, compared with $863,800 for San Jose.
Glassdoor’s Best Cities for Jobs report identifies U.S. metros with the highest overall Glassdoor City Score, based on a comparison of the 50 most populated U.S. metros. Each region’s Glassdoor City Score, based on a 5-point scale (5.0=best city for a job, 1.0=worst city for a job), is determined by weighing three factors equally: hiring opportunity, cost of living and job satisfaction.