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Texas Offers Diverse Options for the Cleared Employee – 2018 Compensation Survey

Peter Suciu / Oct 18, 2018

With a relatively low cost of living, bustling tech and aerospace industries, as well as the future home of U.S. Army Futures Command, Texas is a good place to be a cleared job seeker.

Low Unemployment Presents Challenges in the Rocky Mountain State – 2018 Compensation Survey

Peter Suciu / Oct 11, 2018

In 2017, the Centennial State ranked number one in the nation for private aerospace employment. The Denver-metro area now has the highest concentration of private-sector aerospace employment in the country. This is just part of the reason that Colorado is one of the fastest growing economies in the country.

Aerospace and Defense Is Growing Steady in the Heart of Dixie – 2018 Compensation Survey

Peter Suciu / Oct 3, 2018

Today, the Yellow Hammer State is home to more than 300 companies, including industry giants such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin, GE Aviation, Raytheon, and GKN Aerospace. But like most other states across the nation, it’s a struggle to find enough cleared talent.

What Are the Latest Clearance Processing Times Across the Government?

Peter Suciu / Sep 28, 2018

A recently-released NBIB report highlighted that there has been progress on the backlog of personal security clearance investigations. However, a new report shows there is a still significant room for improvement.

A Tale of Two Virginias – 2018 Compensation Survey

Peter Suciu / Sep 25, 2018

Virginia boasts the highest salaries in the nation for security-cleared workers. But while salaries are large and jobs abound in Northern Virginia, that’s not the whole story.

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