Originally Posted by DUUUDE
You are asking weird questions.
What kind of management? Retail? HR? Financial? Insurance?
How many people do you think have detailed enough info on the job markets in both of these cities?
Yes, taxes are high. You pay federal, state, and city taxes. But higher than what? Tax tables are a matter of public record.
Your health ins. question would be better directed to a broker in the field. But if you get a job with a reasonable employer, they will pay for most, if not all, of your health ins premiums.