The Denver metro ranks No. 12 on Forbes’ 2018 list of the best cities for jobs.

The Mile High City posted 2.3% job growth in 2017. We now have 1.47 million people working in jobs.

Currently metro Denver has 5,760 job postings for jobs with salaries > $100k according to Ladders, a career website for high-paying jobs. This is the 11th most in the country. 48% of these jobs are in tech sector.