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Places With The Best Employment In Nebraska 2020

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score97
  • Papillion, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,520
  • I experienced a fantastic time while living in Papillion Nebraska. The city is an extension of Sarpy County. Papillion Nebraska is close to Omaha and is named after the creek that is in the center of the…[read more]
90
  • Gretna, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,047
90
  • Sidney, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,875
90
  • Chalco, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,322
  • Chalco, NE is one of those awesome little places everyone hopes they can live in one day. I myself have been living in Chalco since the mid-1990s and honestly it just keeps getting better and better…[read more]
92
  • La Vista, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,064
  • This city has a high cost of living and a reasonable housing market. The price for a home in this community is lower than the national average. I believe the educational system is outstanding and offers…[read more]
87
  • Seward, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,133
87
  • York, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,899
87
  • Blair, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,007
90
  • Holdrege, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,545
88
  • Alliance, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,469
77
  • Gering, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,401
86
  • Kearney, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,709
80
  • Lincoln, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 273,018
  • Coming here to Lincoln has been the worst decision of my life. There are very few options on things to do and there is no night life besides a few small bars filled with college students. People here…[read more]
88
  • Ralston, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,334
71
  • North Platte, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,311
  • We are currently moving from North Platte to the eastern side of the state. In the 11 years I've lived in North Platte, I have never felt part of the community, or felt that the town itself cares for my…[read more]
89
  • Bellevue, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 52,993
  • I lived in Bellevue, NE for five years while I attended Bellevue University. We rented a house off of Galvin Road, which is located in the original part of the city. I really enjoyed living in Bellevue.…[read more]
76
  • Omaha, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 443,072
  • You get what you get. Like. You live in Nebraska. For the cost of living and the amount of fancy pants companies that are here? People want a big city OR a small town and Omaha isn't really either. No,…[read more]
86
  • Wayne, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,560
78
  • Fremont, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,450
  • I would suggest Fremont Nebraska for a family or retirees but not for young people, singles or couples. There is literally nothing to do here, only one good state park near where people go to camp and…[read more]
90
  • Columbus, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,668
  • Columbus Nebraska is a One Of A Kind City. This is a pretty city and has a serene feel. Many attractions for all types of people are located in this city. It is a smaller city and a great quiet place to…[read more]
85
  • Plattsmouth, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,476
87
  • Offutt AFB, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,176
79
  • Chadron, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,792
90
  • Norfolk, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,398
  • I've been living in Norfolk Nebraska for 8 years and enjoy the small-town atmosphere and nice friendly folks that I can truly call Good Neighbors. Norfolk is known for its Mini trails that provide…[read more]
89
  • Beatrice, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,358
  • I experienced a splendid stay while living in Beatrice Nebraska. The city is located in Gage County. Beatrice is south of Lincoln Nebraska. The suburb has a formidable education system. Employment in…[read more]
91
  • Hastings, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,983
  • Hastings Nebraska is a great city to live in. This city is a faced paced city life, but in a smaller area. This is an awesome place to stop and raise a family. There are local businesses in the area with…[read more]
77
  • Nebraska City, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,303
81
  • Grand Island, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 50,895
  • Moving to Grand Island, NE from FL wasn't something that I planned on, but the area is lovely, and I have seen the beauty that NE exhibits. This is a city where you can learn everyone's name, feeling…[read more]
79
  • Crete, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,089
84
  • McCook, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,618
78
  • Scottsbluff, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,937
  • I am so happy living with my wife and family in Scottsbluff, NE. It is beautiful here. My wife and I are both doctors at a local hospital. There are a lot of great jobs here for medical professionals. We…[read more]
76
  • Lexington, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,090
  • I think that visiting the city of Lexington, Nebraska is an exciting experience. It is interesting that the population is very different than the rest of Nebraska. Most of the race in this city is of the…[read more]
80
  • South Sioux City, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,268
  • I really love living in South Sioux City, Nebraska and think it's probably one of the top 10 places to live in the entire country! We have a lot of different activities to do here and several…[read more]
79
  • Schuyler, NE
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,171

Employment is a key factor when considering your relocation options in Nebraska. Ensuring that there are plenty of high paying jobs in your new city plays an important part in deciding where you want to relocate to. Using our unique algorithm and multiple data points, we came up with the best cities in Nebraska for employment and jobs. Relocating is stressful enough, knowing that you are choosing a city with good job opportunities should at least alleviate some of that stress!

Listed above are Nebraska cities with the best employment and job opportunities with a population over 5,000. These cities have a mix of low unemployment rates as well as high median income and income per capita. Unemployment rates continue to fall and hiring is up, so the rest will depend on which city you choose to relocate to. This list will help to ensure that the city you select has strong job opportunities.

To narrow down the list of the best cities with the strongest job market in Nebraska, you can modify the filters at the top of the page. Start by selecting cities or neighborhoods, city size (population) and home/rental prices. You can also filter using additional categories like: amenities, crime, cost of living, education, housing and weather to ensure that the matching cities meet all of your needs.