NOLA #3 for Women in Tech


Per SmartAsset’s 2019 “Best Cities for Women in Tech” ranking, New Orleans is #3 in the USA for percentage of women holding technology jobs. This is especially significant because Greater New Orleans has been named the “Fastest Growing Tech Cluster in America” by Area Development, and Bloomberg ranked Tech as the highest-paying job sector in the country.

The Top Ten Cities for Women in Tech 2019 are:

1. Detroit – 44.2%
2. Washington D.C. – 38.9%
3. New Orleans – 36.5%
4. Sacramento – 35.2%
5. Arlington, VA – 33.3%
6. Baltimore – 31.1%
7. Milwaukee – 30.5%
8. Lincoln, NE – 30.5%
9. Philadelphia – 30.2%
10. Albuquerque – 29.7%

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