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 ScoreOpportunity & CompetitionWork Environment
1Wisconsin59.55142
2New Mexico58.61131
3Iowa58.49911
4Texas57.98813
5Colorado56.55265
6North Dakota56.231118
7Delaware55.75277
8Utah55.62259
9Arizona55.18527
10Washington55.121915

 

Bottom 10 States

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Source: WalletHub