Colorado Springs ranked 5th best city to find a job

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Colorado Springs, Colo. (KKTV) - Colorado Springs is the 5th best place in the U.S. to find a job in 2019, according to a survey by WalletHub.

The personal finance website looked at 182 cities where job seekers would have the best luck. Researchers studied 30 key metrics, including job opportunities, employment growth, and the average salary new employees are expected to receive.

Each metric was graded on a 100-point scale and averaged to determine an overall score.

Colorado Springs received a 62.85. Denver came in 13th place with a slightly lower score.

Scottsdale, AZ, ranked the best place to find a job. Columbia, MD, Orlando, FL, and San Francisco, CA, round out the top four.