It’s what more and more businesses are choosing to do in Missouri. They have their reasons:
Missouri has reliable, low-cost energy, ranking 6th in the nation for low business energy costs. Industrial electricity costs are likewise competitive with an average kilowatt hour of just 6.14¢.
- Missouri’s data infrastructure is dependable and redundant with more than 2,000 miles of fiber and 4,400 high speed lines. In 2011, Kansas City was chosen from among 1,100 U.S. cities to receive Google Fiber, sending a strong signal to data and IT companies from around the world.
- Missouri is a low-risk environment, both in terms of natural disasters and acts of terrorism. The state is home to more than 25 million square feet of mined out limestone caves, which provide optimal space for data operations with natural climate control and increased security.
- Last year Missouri added more tech jobs than 47 other states. Missouri’s workforce of 3 million is well-educated and works for an average wage that is 10% below the U.S. average.
These factors matter to companies that want to advance and expand. And Missouri Partnership can help you do that. Please call us today at 314.725.0949 and talk to one of our recruiters about living and working in the state of Missouri. Then click around our site to learn more. Here are a few links to get you started: