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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. 48: Mississippi (No. 50 in 2020)
Workforce Experience and Education Rank: 48
State Employment and Economy Rank: 48
Tech Industry Employment: 45,410
Tech Worker Average Salary: $71,720
Mississippi is No. 50 with 22.7 percent of the workforce, 25 to 44 years old, with a bachelor’s degree.
The Magnolia State is also ranked No. 50 for the number of science and engineering degree holders.