States where people in Maryland are getting new jobs

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August 31, 2021
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States where people in Maryland are getting new jobs

Jobs are one of the biggest reasons people move. Areas with growing job markets like Texas are gaining residents, while states with sluggish markets experience brain drain as workers move to places that can support their careers. Stacker analyzed data from the U.S. Census Bureau Jobs-to-Jobs Flows to determine the states where people from Oregon are finding the most new jobs. States are ranked by the number of people from Maryland that started a new job in the second quarter of 2020. Data is not available for Alaska, Arkansas, and Mississippi.

In Q2 2020, 19,450 people from Maryland started a job in another state. Keep reading to find out which states were most common.

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#20. Arizona

- Started a new job in Arizona from Maryland in Q2 2020: 141
--- 0.7% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Arizona in Q2 2020: 176
--- #32 most common destination from Arizona
- Net job flow: 35 to Maryland
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#19. Illinois

- Started a new job in Illinois from Maryland in Q2 2020: 160
--- 0.8% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Illinois in Q2 2020: 220
--- #29 most common destination from Illinois
- Net job flow: 60 to Maryland
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#18. Washington

- Started a new job in Washington from Maryland in Q2 2020: 174
--- 0.9% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Washington in Q2 2020: 104
--- #26 most common destination from Washington
- Net job flow: 70 to Washington
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#17. Colorado

- Started a new job in Colorado from Maryland in Q2 2020: 202
--- 1.0% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Colorado in Q2 2020: 174
--- #30 most common destination from Colorado
- Net job flow: 28 to Colorado
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#16. Ohio

- Started a new job in Ohio from Maryland in Q2 2020: 214
--- 1.1% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Ohio in Q2 2020: 245
--- #23 most common destination from Ohio
- Net job flow: 31 to Maryland
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#15. Tennessee

- Started a new job in Tennessee from Maryland in Q2 2020: 214
--- 1.1% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Tennessee in Q2 2020: 191
--- #21 most common destination from Tennessee
- Net job flow: 23 to Tennessee
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#14. Massachusetts

- Started a new job in Massachusetts from Maryland in Q2 2020: 257
--- 1.3% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Massachusetts in Q2 2020: 224
--- #16 most common destination from Massachusetts
- Net job flow: 33 to Massachusetts
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#13. South Carolina

- Started a new job in South Carolina from Maryland in Q2 2020: 261
--- 1.3% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from South Carolina in Q2 2020: 213
--- #13 most common destination from South Carolina
- Net job flow: 48 to South Carolina
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#12. Georgia

- Started a new job in Georgia from Maryland in Q2 2020: 364
--- 1.9% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Georgia in Q2 2020: 384
--- #17 most common destination from Georgia
- Net job flow: 20 to Maryland
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#11. New Jersey

- Started a new job in New Jersey from Maryland in Q2 2020: 453
--- 2.3% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from New Jersey in Q2 2020: 458
--- #10 most common destination from New Jersey
- Net job flow: 5 to Maryland
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#10. New York

- Started a new job in New York from Maryland in Q2 2020: 491
--- 2.5% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from New York in Q2 2020: 823
--- #13 most common destination from New York
- Net job flow: 332 to Maryland
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#9. California

- Started a new job in California from Maryland in Q2 2020: 498
--- 2.6% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from California in Q2 2020: 567
--- #23 most common destination from California
- Net job flow: 69 to Maryland
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#8. Texas

- Started a new job in Texas from Maryland in Q2 2020: 515
--- 2.6% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Texas in Q2 2020: 532
--- #30 most common destination from Texas
- Net job flow: 17 to Maryland
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#7. West Virginia

- Started a new job in West Virginia from Maryland in Q2 2020: 645
--- 3.3% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from West Virginia in Q2 2020: 696
--- #4 most common destination from West Virginia
- Net job flow: 51 to Maryland
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#6. North Carolina

- Started a new job in North Carolina from Maryland in Q2 2020: 653
--- 3.4% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from North Carolina in Q2 2020: 624
--- #11 most common destination from North Carolina
- Net job flow: 29 to North Carolina
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#5. Florida

- Started a new job in Florida from Maryland in Q2 2020: 958
--- 4.9% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Florida in Q2 2020: 932
--- #16 most common destination from Florida
- Net job flow: 26 to Florida
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#4. Delaware

- Started a new job in Delaware from Maryland in Q2 2020: 1,319
--- 6.8% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Delaware in Q2 2020: 1,218
--- #2 most common destination from Delaware
- Net job flow: 101 to Delaware
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#3. Pennsylvania

- Started a new job in Pennsylvania from Maryland in Q2 2020: 2,069
--- 10.6% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Pennsylvania in Q2 2020: 2,231
--- #3 most common destination from Pennsylvania
- Net job flow: 162 to Maryland
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#2. Washington, D.C.

- Started a new job in Washington, D.C. from Maryland in Q2 2020: 3,408
--- 17.5% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Washington, D.C. in Q2 2020: 3,393
--- #2 most common destination from Washington, D.C.
- Net job flow: 15 to Washington, D.C.
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#1. Virginia

- Started a new job in Virginia from Maryland in Q2 2020: 5,115
--- 26.3% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Maryland from Virginia in Q2 2020: 4,910
--- #1 most common destination from Virginia
- Net job flow: 205 to Virginia

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