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San Francisco – The Richest Urban City in the Nation

San Francisco’s median household income is not only the highest, but also the fastest growing income in the nation.

SF The Richest Urban City in the NationWith employees ranging from all ages, experience levels, and education, a survey indicated that workers in almost every role earned the highest compensation in San Francisco. This survey compiled anonymous salary insights of more than 30,000 employees across the tech sector between March 2016 and August 2017.

With some of the highest salaries and best overall compensation packages, San Francisco is now ranked by the U.S. Census Bureau, as the richest of America’s 25 most populous metropolitan areas.

Read more: Quartz It’s official: San Francisco is the richest urban area in America