The Best States for Working Moms

With Mother’s Day this weekend, WalletHub, a personal financial social network, has released a study that ranks which states are the best and worst for working moms.

The study focused on nine core factors, ranging from the cost and quality of day care, to the gender pay gap and parental leave policies in each of the 50 states as well as the District of Columbia.

 

Best for Working Moms

 

Worst for Working Moms

 

  1.

  Oregon

 

42.

  Pennsylvania

 

  2.

  District of Columbia

 

43.

  Missouri

 

  3.

  Vermont

 

44.

  Colorado

 

  4.

  Maine

 

45.

  Kansas

 

  5.

  New York

 

46.

  Nevada

 

  6.

  Delaware

 

47.

  South Carolina

 

  7.

  Rhode Island

 

48.

  Idaho

 

  8.

  California

 

49.

  Wyoming

 

  9.

  Massachusetts

 

50.

  Mississippi

 

10.

  Ohio

 

51.

  Louisiana

The full WalletHub study can be read here.

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