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Columbus, Ohio Overview

Founded in 1812 at the confluence of the Scioto and Olentangy rivers, Columbus, Ohio is home to 822,553 residents, as well as The Ohio State University, the Ohio State Capitol Building and 4 Fortune 500 companies. The city is also home to a lively arts scene, and it's picturesque, riverside landscape was the location for many famous films, including Traffic, The Silence of the Lambs, Tango & Cash and Air Force One. Columbus also has one of the largest rose gardens in the country and the internationally renowned Columbus Zoo.

The cost of living in Columbus, OH is 6.3 percent below the national average and 10.6 percent the Ohio state average. Forbes ranked it as the 20th most affordable city in the country. Housing, healthcare, utilities and groceries are all far below the national average, while transportation is on par with the national average. The median household income for the city is $54,434, while the median home price is $140,300. Rental properties cost an average of $788.

Columbus Job Opportunities

Columbus was one of the few cities in the country to avoid the impact of the recession due to a highly diversified workforce. Education, banking, insurance, energy, healthcare, medical research and retail are just a few of the many industries providing jobs in Columbus, OH. Many large corporations call Columbus home, including 4 Fortune 500 companies: Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, Big Lots, American Electric Power and L Brands. White Castle and Wendy's also have their operations in Columbus. The largest employer for Columbus, OH jobs is the Ohio State University, providing many education jobs to the local economy.

According to Forbes, Columbus is the number one most up-and-coming high technology city in the country. Employers for Columbus jobs in the industry include Compuserve, Sterling Commerce, Mettler Toledo and the Battelle Memorial Institute, which is the largest private research and development organization in the nation. For those looking for a less urban setting, consider jobs in Dublin, OH, as well.

Columbus Employment Trends

As of July 2014, Columbus had an unemployment rate of 4.6 percent, which was well below the national average of 5.9 percent and the state average of 5.7 percent. There was a growth rate of 2.5 percent for jobs in Columbus and a projected growth rate of 1.9 percent annually, which places it 18th in national rankings. Columbus ranks 30th on Forbes list of best places for business and careers and ranks 138th on the cost of doing business. Search Columbus jobs in diverse industries to find the best fit.

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Columbus, OH
Company Introduction Since 2006, HubPages has been the preeminent online writing community for bloggers and freelance writers to realize the full lifetime value of their writing. Over 220,000 writers and bloggers have published over 1 million informative, useful articles (.Hubs.) on HubPages to date. On HubPages, you own your Hubs (you're free to publish and unpublish as you please), in contrast ...
Columbus, OH
Lifestyle Publications is seeking highly motivated, sales background individuals to launch and run their own businesses within their local community. This is a chance for you to own, run and grow your own business as a Sales Director with zero upfront cost to Lifestyle Publications. Our Sales Directors receive full support and training. Our business model requires no need for knowledge within th...
City: Columbus State: Ohio Postal/Zip Code: 43212 Allied Building Products, a division of Oldcastle, is a national independent distributor specializing in commercial & residential exterior and interior building materials with over 200 locations from Hawaii to Boston. The company was founded in 1950 as a small family-operated business focusing on the metro NY/NJ region and through acquisitions a...
Columbus, OH
C.R. England is looking for entry level Truck Drivers, if you do not have a Class A license not to worry – We will help train you, and place you…Guaranteed! Become a Class A CDL Truck Driver with C.R. England! At C.R. England, we have had successful Truck Drivers from various industries and job types. Whether you are currently working in Construction, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Security, Transpo...
Columbus, OH
TOP Group is one of the largest Japanese/English bilingual recruiting agencies in the country. Our Chicago office works with many global manufacturing companies in the Midwest. An Automotive Manufacturing Company in Columbus, Ohio is looking for a qualified candidate for a Bilingual (Japanese/English) Mechanical Engineer position. Responsibilities: - Problem solving and troubleshooting product d...
Columbus, OH
Description: Working in Operations at UnitedHealth Group is one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) The Associate Director is responsible for managing the team and daily operation...
Columbus, OH
Description: Don't wait to apply - we have training classes starting soon that are designed to set you up for success! You want more challenge. You want more opportunity. Even more, you want the chance to make an impact the lives of others. We want more people like you. When you join us as a Customer Service Advocate for UnitedHealthcare, you'll have the opportunity to make a difference in ...
Are you a people person? Are you looking for a career with a growing company that offers excellent pay and endless growth opportunity? If you answered “yes”, you will enjoy a rewarding career as a Customer Service Advisor with our clientin Columbus, OH. This is an exciting career with a company that has doubled in size in the last year and will provide you with a stable career and the opportunit...
Columbus, OH
Description PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world's leading coatings and specialty Products Company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in...
Medical Specialist, Cardiometabolic (MS) – OH and Two Adjacent States (Columbus, OH) Columbus, OH Requisition Number: 2584 JOB DESCRIPTION: Regeneron continues to grow, build and invest as we pursue our mission to turn science into medicines that help patients with serious diseases and their families live better and more fulfilling lives. Regeneron currently provides medicines for eye disease...
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, colorectal cancer, and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, inc...
Are you looking for a great entry level position with a growing company that provides great training, room for advancement and competitive pay? If you answered “yes” and are looking for something more than just another job, then a careeras a Parts Warehouse Specialist with our clientin Columbus, OH is the opportunity for you. This is an exciting career with a company that has doubled in size in ...
Are you an entrepreneurial, self-starter? Would you be interested in a career with a growing company that gives you the opportunity for unlimited income potential? If this sounds like you, our clientwants to hear from you! As a New and UsedSales Representative at their Columbus, OH location, not only will you have a great opportunity for financial growth, but you have room for professional advan...
Come join one of the closest knit teams in the business and take advantage of a career with great pay and advancement opportunities. Our client, a family-owned and rapidly growing group of dealerships and transportation related businesses, is seeking an experienced Heavy Truck Diesel Technician in Columbus, OH to work on some of the best products in the industry. This is an exciting career with ...
Columbus, OH
5 Key criteria for PM candidates: 1. Solid PM Skills 2. Technology Background – The candidate should have a solid technology background so that they can hold an intelligent conversation with the tech team and drive deliverables. 3. Organizational Skills – The candidate should be very organized both with how they handle meetings, deliverables but also upcoming tasks. 4. Drive - The candidate sh...
Columbus, OH
Our client is currently seeking a Web/HTML/CSS Developer. Responsibilities: •Building registration forms using online registration tool •Designing and maintaining websites •Work with Event Planners and clients to produce highly effective content and registration websites •Providing support for Event Planners with regards to the online event system •Maintaining open communication and partners...
Columbus, OH
Our client is currently seeking a Project Coordinator. The candidate will be responsible for the day to day activities of the build activities assigned for IaaS compute builds in data centers located globally. They will work to drive and keep organized the daily flow of tasks and report any issues as well as status to the Program Manager responsible for the overall Program. They will be responsib...
Columbus, OH
Job Description GE · Solution Sales National Account Manager for Industry Leader Are you interested in working for an Industry leader with outstanding growth potential? You’ve come to the right place! We’re looking for National Account Manager with a passion for sales and an understanding of organizational hiring needs. As part of the Field Sales team you will be the “face of Monster “presenti...
Columbus, OH
Job ID ENP-00004704 Emerson Company Liebert Country United States State/Province Ohio City Columbus Publish Start Date Nov 13 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description Title: Strategic Supply Chain Manager Business Platform: Network Power Business Unit: Liebert North America Location: Columbus, OH Job ID: ENP-00004704 Job Description Manages a portfolio of commodities ...
Columbus, OH
Job ID ENP-00004726 Emerson Company Liebert Country United States State/Province Ohio City Columbus Publish Start Date Nov 19 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description Title: Strategic Supply Chain Manager Business Platform: Network Power Business Unit: Liebert North America Location: Columbus, OH Job ID: ENP-00004726 Job DescriptionManages a portfolio of commodities to...

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