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Merck Expands Into Austin, Texas
Merck will tap into Austin's thriving technology, academic and biotech communities.
Tech Firm Namely Announces Austin Expansion
Austin-area Tech Firm Namely announces their company expansion with new downtown Austin office.
Comcast Corporation Plans to Hire for New Austin R&D Office
More tech jobs for Austin market: Comcast to expand their Xfinity Home technology with a new R&D center in North Austin.
SolarCity Launches Service in Austin, Texas
SolarCity is bringing low-cost solar energy to Austin, Texas. They'll also be hiring for their new Austin job openings!
Samsung Doubling its Austin R&D Facility
Samsung is moving their current Austin, Texas R&D Facility into a much larger space on Loop 360, near Westlake Drive.
February Job Gains Help Push Down Austin Unemployment Rate
The jobless rate ticked down to 3.1 percent for the month, down from 3.2 percent in January, the commission said.
Austin Police Department to Fill Large Vacancy
By year two, Austin Police officers make more than $71,000.
Austin Unemployment Rate Still in Decline
Over the last 6 years, Austin’s rate has continually stayed 2.5% lower, on average, versus the national unemployment rate.
Texas Exports Set New Record
Texas topped the list of exporting states by exporting $279.7 in merchandise – more than a $100 billion lead over California, the second highest exporter.
Austin: The Best City for Jobs
Austin tops list of Best Cities for Job Growth, according to Forbes Magazine. Austin employment expected to rise 4% annually.
Jobs in Austin
Austin, Texas has developed into a high tech area. Today, many of the area’s major private employers are in the high tech field.
Austin Top 10 City for College Grads
According to MSN, Austin is ranked #3 among top U.S. cities for recent college graduates.