More California residents may be eyeing the exit, but a new list of America’s best-paying cities suggests they could be leaving behind cities that are teeming with well-compensated jobs.
Golden State cities made up half of the top 10 best-paying cities in U.S. News and World Report’s 2021 ranking of cities with well-paying jobs. In the top 20, they accounted for 11 spots.
San Francisco, at the heart of the tech industry, topped the list with 88 jobs for which the pay is among the highest in the country, while nearby San Jose came in second with 75 jobs at that same level. Vallejo, another Bay Area city, had 29 professions, while Salinas, farther to the…