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Best and Worst States For Doctors: 2019

Map, Usa, America, Geography, UnitedWith National Doctors’ Day coming up on March 30 and “physician” being the highest-paid job of 2018, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst States for Doctors, as well as accompanying videos.

To identify the best states for those in the business of saving lives, WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 18 key metrics. The data set ranges from average annual wage of physicians to hospitals per capita to quality of public hospital system.

Best States for Doctors   Worst States for Doctors
1 Montana   42 Vermont
2 Wisconsin   43 Massachusetts
3 Idaho   44 Maryland
4 Minnesota   45 Delaware
5 Iowa   46 Hawaii
6 South Dakota   47 Connecticut
7 Kansas   48 New Jersey
8 Nebraska   49 Rhode Island
9 Mississippi   50 District of Columbia
10 North Dakota   51 New York

Best vs. Worst:

To view the full report and your state or the District’s rank, visit: