Wallethub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 18 key metrics that collectively speak to the nursing-job opportunities in each market. Below, you can check out a summary of their followings or click to view expert commentary on the state of the nursing industry as well as the methodology used to conduct this report.

Check out our summary below – and view the full results at Wallethub.

Top 10 States

Overall Rank  

State

Total Score Opportunity & Competition Work Environment
1 Wisconsin 59.55 14 2
2 New Mexico 58.61 1 31
3 Iowa 58.49 9 11
4 Texas 57.98 8 13
5 Colorado 56.55 26 5
6 North Dakota 56.23 11 18
7 Delaware 55.75 27 7
8 Utah 55.62 25 9
9 Arizona 55.18 5 27
10 Washington 55.12 19 15

 

Bottom 10 States

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Source: WalletHub