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High Tech Jobs Boost San Diego's Economy

Erik Anderson, KPBS

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

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Institute economist Kelly Cunningham says those jobs are important for the region because they pay well. 

"An average of the industry is nearly double what the non-tech jobs are in the area which for San Diego in the tech industry pays an average of $97,000 a year," said Kelley Cunningham, Institute for Policy Research economist.