Canada’s known for a lot of things – from stunning landscapes to its growing tech sector. But this time, a bustling city in the Great White North has been recognized for its artistic scene and ranked among the top 5 cities in the world for creative jobs
We’re talking about graphic designers, game artists, musicians, choreographers, and more! The team at Business Name Generator compiled a list of 50 cities in the world and ranked them based on a number of factors:
- Estimated ‘creative’ roles available
- Average yearly salaries advertised
- Cost of living as a single person (excluding rent)
- # of museums and art galleries
- # of green spaces
- # of classes and workshops
- Happiness score by country
Well, after a thorough analysis, BNG shared its official ranking and only one Canadian city made the first 10 for creative jobs. Toronto came in fifth place, just behind Chicago in fourth and ahead of Singapore in sixth.
According to the results, our beloved city stands with an average yearly salary of over $64,000, 126 green spaces, 142 museums, and art galleries. As for the monthly cost of living for a single person WITHOUT rent, it came just over $1,000, USD. And according to the latest data by Numbeo looking at the cost of living in Canada’s biggest cities, they’re not wrong.
At the moment, there are thousands of jobs available in Toronto, including for those looking for a position in the tech sector. And several companies are also opening headquarters in Toronto, creating more opportunities for the city.
You can’t deny that Toronto is clearly the place to be!