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Jump-Start Your Career in Greater Philadelphia

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Looking for a place to take your career to the next level? Our 11-county region’s diverse economic base fosters a wide variety of career paths. Greater Philadelphia offers boundless job opportunities in industries ranging from life sciences and education to manufacturing, finance, and technology. Amid a great migration of talent nationwide, Greater Philadelphia has emerged as an attractive destination for workers from other East Coast cities and beyond, seeking a lower cost of living in a vibrant, world-class city atmosphere.

Our exceptional educational options – from K-12 through post-graduate – have long been an attractive prospect for families. Recent college graduates and young professionals in Greater Philadelphia can plug into organizations like the Young Professionals Council and Campus Philly to build meaningful connections and advance their career ambitions.

Top: Think Company, with offices in Philadelphia and Conshohocken, provides user experience design and development services, and is one of many businesses at the forefront of technology in the region. Photo courtesy of Think Company. Below slideshow images courtesy of, in part: Mark Gormel; M. Edlow for GPTMC; Greater Wilmington CVB; J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®; and R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®.

Quality of Life


With a proud legacy of arts and culture, Greater Philadelphia is a dynamic, energetic place that millions of people call home. Learn More >

Where to Live


Discover Greater Philadelphia’s many, diverse neighborhoods and find your perfect place to call home. Learn More ›

Cost of Living

See how Greater Philadelphia’s affordable cost of living compares to other major metros. Learn More ›

Careers in Life Sciences

Careers in Life Sciences

From pharmaceutical and biotech innovation to cutting-edge research, see how far your skills can take you in Greater Philadelphia’s life sciences ecosystem. Learn More ›

Careers in Technology

Careers in Technology

Elevate your career to new heights by working at a groundbreaking startup or a leading company in Greater Philadelphia’s technology industry. Learn More ›

Job Openings

Job Openings

Explore job opportunities across the Greater Philadelphia region. Learn More ›

Want to learn how you can become a part of the greater Philadelphia business community? Contact us today.