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Best states for an Executive

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Not all states present equal opportunity for employees, and when it comes to Executive jobs, it's no different.

We know how hard job search can be, and in order to make your life a little easier, we have the information you need in order to determine where you might want to start your job search.

This way, if you are newly entering the job market, or you are looking to change jobs, you know which places are the best for Executive jobs.

We figured that the best places for Executive jobs has three things everyone would agree on.

There would be high annual wages, good career prospects (no matter what phase of the career you are in), and a lot of job opportunities.

If you are currently seeking employment as an Executive, you can find open job positions using Zippia's search tools.

The 10 Best States in America For Executives in 2019

  1. Rhode Island
  2. Illinois
  3. District of Columbia
  4. South Dakota
  5. California
  6. Massachusetts
  7. Texas
  8. Nevada
  9. Pennsylvania
  10. Georgia
  • (122 jobs)
  • (2,015 jobs)
  • (518 jobs)
  • (74 jobs)
  • (5,392 jobs)
  • (1,405 jobs)
  • (2,673 jobs)
  • (264 jobs)
  • (1,258 jobs)
  • (1,039 jobs)

We looked at the most recent data to rank all fifty states from best to worst for Executive jobs.

Check out the list of best states for Executives below.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Executives in 2019

1. Rhode Island

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
122 $116,260 $61,000 $221,000 1.02
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in Rhode Island

2. Illinois

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,015 $110,503 $58,000 $210,000 1.23
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in Illinois

3. District of Columbia

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
518 $118,722 $62,000 $226,000 1.95
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in District of Columbia

4. South Dakota

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
74 $120,264 $62,000 $229,000 0.91
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in South Dakota

5. California

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
5,392 $115,084 $63,000 $208,000 1.23
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in California

6. Massachusetts

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,405 $106,212 $55,000 $202,000 1.24
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in Massachusetts

7. Texas

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,673 $106,157 $50,000 $222,000 1
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in Texas

8. Nevada

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
264 $103,206 $54,000 $196,000 1.09
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in Nevada

9. Pennsylvania

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,258 $110,503 $57,000 $210,000 0.84
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in Pennsylvania

10. Georgia

Total Executive Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,039 $104,976 $55,000 $199,000 0.96
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Executive Jobs in Georgia

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE an Executive

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

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