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From Worst To First: Here’s How Each State Ranks For Finding Tech Talent In 2021
Looking for highly skilled technology workers? CRN’s annual Best States project ranks all 50 states for finding and hiring technology employees.
No. 49: West Virginia (No. 47 in 2020)
Workforce Experience and Education Rank: 49
State Employment and Economy Rank: 47
Tech Industry Employment: 30,130
Tech Worker Average Salary: $73,410
Technology GDP/GRP accounts for only 3.6 percent of West Virginia’s total GDP/GRC, No. 48 among the states.
With 69,661 businesses and only 266 solution providers, the Mountain State is No. 3 in the number of potential business customers per solution provider (262.0).