According to a Milken’s annual list of Best-Performing Cities Austin ranked 2nd behind San Jose CA. ┬áThe list which ranks the top 200 largest MSA’s ranks cities by using several key components including job wage and salary and technology growth.

The Top 10 Metro areas are:

  1. San Jose – Sunnyvale – Santa Clara CA
  2. Austin-Round Rock – San Marcos TX
  3. Raleigh – Cary NC
  4. Houston – Sugar Land – Baytown TX
  5. Washington – Arlington – Alexandria DC – VA – MD – WV
  6. Salt Lake City UT
  7. Provo – Orem UT
  8. Cambridge – Newton – Framingham MA MD
  9. Charleston – North Charleston – Summerville SC
  10. Fort Worth – Arlington TX

To view the full report click HERE.