(Des Moines, IA) -- Des Moines is a top-50 city to start a career in. WalletHub ranks Des Moines 45th out of the country's 182 largest cities. Cedar Rapids also makes the list at 85th. WalletHub says it uses over two dozen metrics to make its rankings including the availability of entry-level jobs, starting salary, quality of life, and housing affordability. The report's top city to start a career in is Salt Lake City, Utah and lowest-ranked city is North Las Vegas, Nevada.