Uncover indispensable tech solutions
Success in IT depends on three things: Well-trained talent, a supportive ecosystem and a low cost of doing business. Greater Cincinnati companies enjoy all of those things, and our business leaders acknowledge that in an industry where employees can easily work from home, it makes sense to locate where there’s ample tech talent and a low cost of living.
Our region’s central location and affordability creates a framework where employees can earn less without compromising quality of life. Here in Greater Cincinnati, we enjoy diverse housing options, low-cost goods and services and affordable entertainment that rivals much larger markets.
|New York (Manhattan)||228.2||128.2||465.9||127.1||133.6||115.6||148.0|
Do Business for Less
Like most other things, running a business costs less in the Cincinnati region, meaning tech companies running on razor-thin margins can keep more of the money they bring in the door. What amounts to overhead “cash burn” on the coasts translates to major savings for Greater Cincinnati company.
|Metro||Class A office rates||Industry wages||Corporate income tax||Unemployment insurance new employer rate|
|New York||$79.12/sq. ft.||$45.79/hr.||7.1%||4%|
|San Francisco||$72.32/sq. ft.||$54.15/hr.||8.84%||3.4%|
Connect with Your Peers
Tech companies thrive in strong ecosystems, like the one in Greater Cincinnati, a breeding ground where accelerators and incubators are attracting the nation’s most innovative entrepreneurs. These organizations also facilitate lasting connections with the region’s most inspiring leaders.
When it comes to IT consulting, the Cincinnati region is also home to a number of thriving providers:
|Greater Cincinnati IT consulting firms||Number of employees|
|TiER1 Performance Solutions
|Centric Consulting LLC