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Why #JoinAlbany? 

Benefits

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BEST PLACE TO LIVE IN THE UNITED STATES*

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BEST PLACES TO LIVE IN NEW YORK STATE*

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BEST PLACES TO LIVE IN U.S. FOR QUALITY OF LIFE*

Top 10
Reasons To Work For Albany

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You'll love the low cost of living in Albany.

Did you know that the cost of living in Albany is 19% lower than the New York State average, and housing costs are 18% lower than the national average? Bonus: the cost of transportation in our awesome city is 12% less than national average as well! Your paycheck can go further in Albany.

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Retirement. Retirement. Retirement.

Did someone say retirement? The NYSLRS (New York State & Local Retirement System) has long been recognized as one of the best-managed and best-funded public retirement systems in the nation. Our benefits packages include a defined pension retirement plan and vested members are garaunteed a lifetime pension benefit after only 5 years of service. Simply put: work 5 years and reap the benefits for life.

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