Mississippi News

State has among the highest job resignation rates in nation

A new report shows Mississippi as a state that has one of the highest job resignation rates in the country.

The financial website WalletHub has released its updated report on 2024’s States With the Highest Job Resignation Rates. According to WalletHub data, 54,000 fewer Americans have quit their jobs during the latest month for which data is available (January) compared to the previous month,

WalletHub ranked the 50 states and the District of Columbia based on how frequently people are leaving their places of employment.

Mississippi Job Resignation Statistics

  • Resignation rate during the latest month: 2.70 percent
  • Resignation rate in the past 12 months: 3.03 percent
  • Overall rank: 9th highest in the country

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