Work in Wyoming is great if you can get it. Even with the bad news in the coal and oil industries, there are still positive attributes about Wyoming’s workplace. Business Insider rated the best and worst states to make a living for 2016. Wyoming was the best state in the country to make a living. The Cowboy State's low cost of living combined with having no state income tax put us on top.

Skye Gould, Tech Insider
Skye Gould, Tech Insider

Hawaii won the honor of worst state to make a living for the sixth year in a row. The high cost of living and lower average income level crippled the state.






The Top 10 States are:
  1. Wyoming
  2. Washington
  3. Virginia
  4. North Dakota
  5. Texas
  6. Ohio
  7. Michigan
  8. Colorado
  9. Illinois
  10. Minnesota
The Worst States are:
  1. Hawaii
  2. Oregon
  3. West Virginia
  4. Maine
  5. California
  6. Vermont
  7. New York
  8. Montana
  9. South Carolina
  10. Rhode Island

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