South Carolina Ranked Among 2022’s Most Struggling States To Find Employees


With the labor force participation rate experiencing the slowest recovery of any recession since World War II, WalletHub today released its report on 2022’s States Where Employers Are Struggling the Most in Hiring.

In order to see where employers are struggling the most in hiring, WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia based on the rate of job openings for both the latest month and the last 12 months.

Struggling the Most Struggling the Least
1. Alaska 42. Illinois
2. Vermont 43. Arkansas
3. Wyoming 44. Texas
4. New Hampshire 45. California
5. Montana 46. Connecticut
6. Hawaii 47. Kansas
7. Georgia 48. New York
8. Pennsylvania 49. Delaware
9. South Carolina 50. Washington
10. Maine 51. District of Columbia

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