Looking for an entry level job or internship in New York? This is an overview of how to approach the search and a list of companies that might have relevant entry level and internship opportunities.
New York is the third most populous state in the United States. Located in the northeastern section of the country and containing rural, urban, and suburban areas, New York offers a variety of industries for a new grad to enter. New York City is the nation’s banking, finance, mass media, and communication center and hosts many of the world’s largest businesses. New grads interested in tech startups will also find a home in New York, as New York City has become home to more and more tech startups in recent years. Greater Upstate New York offers opportunities in a variety of areas such as agriculture and manufacturing, with the Rochester area specializing in photographic equipment, the Finger Lakes area standing out for its wine and grape industry, and Albany and the greater Hudson Valley area important in producing nanotechnology and microchips.