Louisville named Number One metropolitan area for 'opportunity o - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Louisville named Number One metropolitan area for 'opportunity occupations'

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Don't have a four-year degree and live in Louisville? You've got the best chance in the nation to get a good paying job.

That's according to a recent study ranking the Louisville metropolitan area Number One for "opportunity occupations" -- those are jobs that typically pay better than the median wage and don't require a four-year degree.

Louisville has a great number of these positions in the health care, manufacturing and transportation industries. 

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