Georgia Ranks 3rd in States Where Employers Are Struggling the Most in Hiring

Staff Report

Friday, June 23rd, 2023

With the labor force participation rate at 62.6%, one of the lowest rates in decades, WalletHub today released its report on 2023’s States Where Employers Are Struggling the Most in Hiring, plus expert commentary. 

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. Texas

2. Colorado

43. Michigan

3. Georgia

44. Hawaii

4. New Mexico

45. Indiana

5. Montana

46. Washington

6. Louisiana

47. California

7. Wyoming

48. Connecticut

8. Delaware

49. District of Columbia

9. West Virginia

50. New Jersey

10. Maryland

51. New York 

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