With 253,000 fewer Americans having quit their jobs during the latest month for which data is available (July) compared to the previous month, WalletHub today released its updated report on 2023’s States With the Highest Job Resignation Rates, along with expert commentary.
WalletHub ranked the 50 states and the District of Columbia based on how frequently people are leaving their places of employment. Below, you can see highlights from the report.
Arizona Job Resignation Stats
- Resignation rate during the latest month: 3.60%
- Resignation rate in the past 12 months: 3.11%
- Overall rank: 2nd highest in the country
Although most experts have now declared the Great Resignation over, workers in some states are quitting their jobs more frequently than in others. As a result, workers in states with a bigger labor shortage have more leverage in negotiating favorable terms of employment. To shed light on this situation, WalletHub took a look at the data to rank the 50 states and the District of Columbia based on how frequently people are leaving their places of employment.
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To rank the states and the District of Columbia, WalletHub considered the rate at which people quit their jobs in both the latest month and the last 12 months. We then used these metrics to rank-order the resignation rates from highest to lowest.
- Resignation Rate (Latest Month): Double Weight (~66.67 Points)
- Resignation Rate (Last 12 Months): Full Weight (~33.33 Points)
Sources: Data used to create this ranking were obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.