It seems like Direct Support Professionals are becoming more and more common across America. But working conditions for Direct Support Professionals aren’t the same everywhere in the U.S.
Our research found that Alaska is the best state for Direct Support Professionals, while Alaska and California are ranked highest in terms of median salary.
Alaska has a median salary of $117,255 and Alaska has the highest median salary among all 50 states for Direct Support Professionals.
Nursing and Psychology are the most common majors for people with jobs as Direct Support Professionals.
If you are currently seeking employment as a Direct Support Professional, you can find open job positions using Zippia's search tools.
After looking at the our most recent data, we found that Alaska is the best state for Direct Support Professionals.
Below is the list of best cities for Direct Support Professional jobs ranked from 1 to 50.
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3. Rhode Island
4. New Hampshire