Massachusetts Ranked Best State for Jobs in 2019
With employers expecting to hire 16.6 percent more graduates from the Class of 2019 than in the previous year, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst States for Jobs, ranking Massachusetts first.
WalletHub compared all 50 states across 33 key indicators of job-market strength, opportunity and economic vitality. The data set ranges from employment growth to median annual income to average commute time.
Here Are Massachusetts rankings in some of the job-related measures that led the Bay State to its number one jobs ranking.
• 8th – Job Opportunities
• 1st – Employment Growth
• 9th – Monthly Average Starting Salary
• 14th – Unemployment Rate
• 17th – Median Annual Income (Adjusted for Cost of Living)
• 4th – Avg. Length of Work Week (in Hours)
• 28th – Job Satisfaction
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