Jobs in Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Jobs in Des Moines — “Hartford of the West”

Located in the state of Iowa, Des Moines is Polk County’s county seat. According to the census in 2010, the city’s population was at more than 203,000. This number is added to the tourists who visit Des Moines’ attractions, such as the State Capitol, the Greater Des Moines Botanical Center, the Iowa State Fair, the Des Moines Art Center, the Salisbury House & Gardens, the Blank Park Zoo, and the Science Center of Iowa. More than its tourist sites, Des Moines is the main hub of the country’s insurance industry and has a number of big publishing businesses and financial services. This makes it a great destination for professionals as well.

An Insurance Center

Des Moines is actually number one in terms of insurance companies in the US. According to an article in Business Wire, Des Moines is the third biggest insurance capital anywhere in the world. Des Moines also serves as host to the Meredith Corporation, the Principal Financial Group, Ruan Transportation, Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, and EMC Insurance Companies. Other companies with operations in the city are Voya Financial, Wells Fargo, National Mutual Insurance Company, Marsh, ACE Limited, Pioneer Hi-Bred, and Monsanto.

It is expected that Des Moines then, was ranked as the Best Place for Business by Forbes in 2010 as well as 2013. NBC also listed Des Moines as the Wealthiest City in America in 2014.

A Good Place to Live and Work

Buying groceries, accessing health care, purchasing houses, and paying for utilities and transportation is cheaper in Des Moines compared to the average in the US. Moreover, its unemployment rate of 4.4% is lower than the US national average unemployment rate of 5.2%.  What this indicates is that it may be easier to find a job in Des Moines than in other similarly sized US cities. This trend may continue, as its recent job growth has been positive.

Forbes actually ranked the metropolitan area of Des Moines as the Best Places for Business and Careers in 2010, according to its cost of living, cost of doing business, crime rate, and educational attainment.

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