Financial website SmartAsset has determined that New Orleans ranks No. 8 of 58 major cities in the USA for women in technology. In determining the ranking, SmartAsset considered four criteria: 1) Women as a percentage of the tech workforce; 2) Gender pay gap in tech; 3) Income after housing costs; 4) Three-year tech employment growth.
SmartAsset said, “New Orleans has established itself as a leader in tech diversity. Organizations such as New Orleans Women in Tech have worked to foster a more inclusive culture for women in the technology industry, which is reflected in the data on workforce demographics…”