Two NC cities rank in top 10 list for employee recognition

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Are you a happy employee? Two cities in North Carolina were ranked in a recent top 10 list of best cities for employee recognition. compiled the list and ranked Charlotte at number seven and Raleigh at number nine.

The data measured almost 5,000 companies and 400,000 employees. Researchers tracked how often employees were recognized with things like raises, time off or praise from the higher-ups.

Sixty-seven percent of workers in the Capital City reported feeling satisfied at work. The Queen City had the same percentage.

Huntsville, Alabama was number one on the list, with 73 percent employee satisfaction. It was followed by Nashville, Tenn. at number two and Austin, Texas at number three.