Economy and Jobs

Austin Skyline Day

Austin has a diverse economy composed of major employers including the Texas government and a growing number of technological companies.  Companies such as Dell, Samsung, IBM, Intel, Freescale, AMD, Applied Materials, National Instruments, 3M, Spansion, and Solectron employ thousands of Austin residents and hold job fairs on university grounds for students.  In addition, Austin is considered one of the best cities for job seekers and has seen job growth increase 3.6% in the last year.  For more information about high tech employers and opportunities in Austin, see the Austin Chamber of Commerce Website.