Are you thinking of becoming a Researcher and really want to work at Caltech?
Turns out, your chances are better in some states than others.
Turns out, the median salary for the highest 10% of Researchers in America is $111,000.
To that end, we dove into our dataset of job and salary numbers to figure out which states have the best opportunities for Researchers. Washington is the best state for Researchers -- the median salary for Researchers in Washington is $154,073.
Our research put Washington at no. 1 on the list of best paying states for Researchers. New Jersey, Connecticut, and Georgia also ranked high on our list.
We looked at the most recent data to rank all fifty states from best to worst for Researcher jobs.
So without further delay, here is the list of best states for Researchers.
If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:
2. New Jersey
6. Rhode Island