Careers

Whether you’re just starting your career, or looking for a C-level leadership position, you can make an impact in KC.

Kansas City’s economy is nearly an exact reflection of the U.S. economy. This means our economy doesn’t hinge on one or two industries. Our employers and workforce are protected from dramatic peaks and valleys experienced by other markets.

  • Salaries in KC are near the U.S. average, but our cost of living is significantly lower.
  • More than 100,000 college graduates enter the KC workforce each year from regional colleges and universities.

Most recognized brands headquartered in KC:

  • Hallmark Cards, Inc.
  • Sprint Corporation
  • Garmin International
  • H&R Block
  • AMC Entertainment Inc. 
  • Cerner Corporation
  • Google Fiber
  • Russell Stover Candies, LLC
  • Kauffman Foundation 

Top Five KC Job Boards:

Architecture & Engineering

Marketing, Advertising & PR

Financial Services

Life Science & Biotechnology

Technology

Telecom

Entrepreneurship

Civic Services

Manufacturing

Supply Chain

Nonprofits

Involvement