Salary by State: Where Can You Really Earn the Most?
It may appear that New York and California have the highest average salaries for your career — but once you factor in the cost of living, the picture quickly changes. Choose your occupation below to see which states really offer the best salaries.
The data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics represents national, averaged earnings for the occupations listed and includes workers at all levels of education and experience. This data does not represent starting salaries. Employment conditions in your area may vary.
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