Being a great place to live also means being a great place to work. A thriving economy helps the tax base (so there’s more money for city improvements) and helps a city attract and retain talent. The median household income in Kansas is $52,205, and check out our data to give you an inside look at its key industries and job opportunities.
Government, health, retail, manufacturing are major sectors
Entrepreneurs in Western Kansas started such thriving businesses as RANS Designs in Hays, Heartland Mills in Wichita County, Odor-Z-Way in Phillipsburg and Dessin Fournier in Plainville.
Overland Park, KS is home to several big businesses in major industries such as telecommunications, healthcare, education and financial services.