Do you wonder which states in the U.S. are the best for Data Scientists?
If so, we have the full list of best to worst states for Data Scientist jobs for you to check out and see if you think it's time to move and start new.
Because not all states fare the same when it come to job opportunity and pay.
Our research found that Washington is the best state for Data Scientists, while California and Washington are ranked highest in terms of median salary.
Washington has a median salary of $124,635 and California has the highest median salary among all 50 states for Data Scientists.
In order to get you the best states for Data Scientists, we looked at our data on jobs and wages -- specifically the average annual wage and the number of available jobs per capita.
We used our most recent data to determine the states that are best for Data Scientist positions.
In order to rank the states, we needed to figure out not just where the jobs are located, but we also needed to establish how much these jobs paid.
Check out the list of best states for Data Scientists below.
If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:
3. New Mexico
4. New York
5. New Hampshire