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Albany 28th in Brainpower

The Business Review reports that Albany is ranked 28th out of 200 metropolitan areas in terms of brainpower.

The U.S. Census Bureau says a worker with an advanced degree will earn 31 percent more than a colleague with a bachelor’s degree, and 128 percent more than somebody who never went beyond high school.

That’s good news for places where there is an abundance of college campuses, such as the Albany, New York, area, which was ranked the 28th brainiest metropolitan area among the nation’s 200 largest market, according to a new Portfolio.com analysis. Portfolio.com is an affiliated publication of The Business Review.

I’m feeling smarter already!

Read more: Albany ranks 28th in brainpower study | The Business Review

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