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For work, head west

Need a job? Then make like Lewis and Clark and go west, career seeker. According to a recent study conducted by, the top spots for jobs all are located in the western two-thirds of the country. In fact, only two cities east of the Mississippi even made it into the top 20 of the research firm's 150-city list: Raleigh, North Carolina, at No. 17; and Madison, Wisconsin, placing 19.

In this visual countdown, CNBC takes a look at the top 10 cities job hunters should head to, starting in the Lone Star State. ...

By CNBC's Kenneth Kiesnoski
Posted 4 June 2015

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