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Best states for an Internship

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Internship opportunites vary in different parts of the country.

In order to help you determine the best states for Interns, we ranked all fifty states from best to worst for Interns.

Our research shows that District of Columbia is the best state in the country for Interns.

The most common schools for Interns are Pennsylvania State University, Michigan State University, and Florida State University, and the most common majors are Business and Communication.

District of Columbia is the best state for jobs for Interns, and New Mexico is the worst.

The most common pay in District of Columbia is $43,066, while the median pay in New Mexico is $26,007.

We found that the South is best for Interns, and the Northeast is the worst.

Plano is the best city in the country for Internship jobs, where as District of Columbia is the best state in the country.

The 10 Best States in America For Interns in 2019

  1. District of Columbia
  2. Massachusetts
  3. New York
  4. Alaska
  5. California
  6. Minnesota
  7. Washington
  8. Rhode Island
  9. North Dakota
  10. New Jersey
  • (321 jobs)
  • (787 jobs)
  • (1,471 jobs)
  • (64 jobs)
  • (2,476 jobs)
  • (506 jobs)
  • (437 jobs)
  • (74 jobs)
  • (93 jobs)
  • (555 jobs)

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

Check out the list of best states for Interns below.

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

The 10 Best States For Interns in 2019

1. District of Columbia

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
321 $43,067 $25,000 $71,000 2.02
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
Internship Jobs in District of Columbia

2. Massachusetts

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
787 $39,135 $23,000 $65,000 1.16
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
Internship Jobs in Massachusetts

3. New York

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,471 $38,780 $27,000 $54,000 1.38
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
Internship Jobs in New York

4. Alaska

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
64 $35,761 $21,000 $59,000 1.73
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
Internship Jobs in Alaska

5. California

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,476 $45,448 $31,000 $66,000 0.95
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
Internship Jobs in California

6. Minnesota

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
506 $35,133 $21,000 $58,000 1.1
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
Internship Jobs in Minnesota

7. Washington

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
437 $51,072 $36,000 $70,000 0.74
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
Internship Jobs in Washington

8. Rhode Island

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
74 $34,783 $20,000 $57,000 1.03
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
Internship Jobs in Rhode Island

9. North Dakota

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
93 $31,787 $19,000 $52,000 1.57
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
Internship Jobs in North Dakota

10. New Jersey

Total Internship Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
555 $39,135 $23,000 $65,000 0.89
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
Internship Jobs in New Jersey

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE an Internship

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

Detailed list of the best states for an Internship

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