Photos: The 10 worst states for jobs in America

1. Louisiana

Zippia ranked each state on unemployment rates and improvements, home-to-income prices, and income improvements year over year. Here are the worst states to work in.

  • Population: 4,663,461
  • Median Income: $46,710
  • Unemployment Rate: 5%

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By Macy Bayern

Macy Bayern is a former Associate Staff Writer for TechRepublic. She is a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin's Liberal Arts Honors Program.