Anchorage Ranked #7 as “Best States for Earnings by Women”
Anchorage ranked 7th in the December 2009 Forbes.com Article “Top-Earning States For Women” with an weekly median income of $719.
Washington D.C. ranked #1 with area women earning $866 per week. Mississippi ranked last where median income is only $510 per week. The national median is $638 per week.
The list, based on a July 2009 release by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, ranked the median weekly earnings of full-time women workers by state. The full article is available here.