Jed Kolko is Chief Economist at the Indeed Hiring Lab. Previously he was Chief Economist and VP of Analytics at Trulia, the online real estate marketplace. He has also led research teams at the Public Policy Institute of California and at Forrester Research. Jed specializes in using large-scale proprietary and publicly available datasets to uncover insights about labor markets, the future of work, demographics, housing markets, and urban trends. He earned his B.A. in Social Studies and his Ph.D. in economics at Harvard University.
In what U.S. cities can your paycheck go the furthest? When you factor in local living costs, adjusted salaries are highest in Birmingham, AL, Jackson, MS, and Fresno, CA. But beware: places where your salaries go furthest today are more at risk of losing jobs in the future.
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