Cementing Our Resiliency
Kansas City finished 2020 with 102,681 tech jobs. That’s an increase of 1,723 jobs from 2019, ten times the increase of the year prior. In a year full of surprises, Kansas City saw its largest increase in tech jobs since 2017. These numbers weren’t emblematic of every region’s tech industry. In fact, Kansas City added the third highest percentage growth of tech jobs in the United States in 2020, trailing only San Francisco and Austin, Texas.