States where people in Nebraska are getting new jobs

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August 31, 2021
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States where people in Nebraska 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 Nebraska that started a new job in the second quarter of 2020. Data is not available for Alaska, Arkansas, and Mississippi.

In Q2 2020, 7,666 people from Nebraska started a job in another state. Keep reading to find out which states were most common.

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#20. Indiana

- Started a new job in Indiana from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 99
--- 1.3% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Indiana in Q2 2020: 63
--- #28 most common destination from Indiana
- Net job flow: 36 to Indiana
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#19. Ohio

- Started a new job in Ohio from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 108
--- 1.4% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Ohio in Q2 2020: 93
--- #32 most common destination from Ohio
- Net job flow: 15 to Ohio
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#18. Wisconsin

- Started a new job in Wisconsin from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 110
--- 1.4% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Wisconsin in Q2 2020: 95
--- #23 most common destination from Wisconsin
- Net job flow: 15 to Wisconsin
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#17. North Carolina

- Started a new job in North Carolina from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 115
--- 1.5% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from North Carolina in Q2 2020: 104
--- #35 most common destination from North Carolina
- Net job flow: 11 to North Carolina
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#16. Washington

- Started a new job in Washington from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 116
--- 1.5% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Washington in Q2 2020: 81
--- #33 (tie) most common destination from Washington
- Net job flow: 35 to Washington
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#15. Wyoming

- Started a new job in Wyoming from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 134
--- 1.7% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Wyoming in Q2 2020: 133
--- #9 most common destination from Wyoming
- Net job flow: 1 to Wyoming
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#14. Oklahoma

- Started a new job in Oklahoma from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 141
--- 1.8% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Oklahoma in Q2 2020: 157
--- #13 most common destination from Oklahoma
- Net job flow: 16 to Nebraska
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#13. Tennessee

- Started a new job in Tennessee from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 168
--- 2.2% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Tennessee in Q2 2020: 157
--- #25 most common destination from Tennessee
- Net job flow: 11 to Tennessee
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#12. Georgia

- Started a new job in Georgia from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 197
--- 2.6% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Georgia in Q2 2020: 132
--- #26 most common destination from Georgia
- Net job flow: 65 to Georgia
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#11. Illinois

- Started a new job in Illinois from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 198
--- 2.6% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Illinois in Q2 2020: 165
--- #26 most common destination from Illinois
- Net job flow: 33 to Illinois
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#10. Minnesota

- Started a new job in Minnesota from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 234
--- 3.1% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Minnesota in Q2 2020: 147
--- #12 most common destination from Minnesota
- Net job flow: 87 to Minnesota
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#9. Arizona

- Started a new job in Arizona from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 260
--- 3.4% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Arizona in Q2 2020: 212
--- #24 most common destination from Arizona
- Net job flow: 48 to Arizona
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#8. California

- Started a new job in California from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 272
--- 3.5% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from California in Q2 2020: 262
--- #35 most common destination from California
- Net job flow: 10 to California
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#7. Missouri

- Started a new job in Missouri from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 317
--- 4.1% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Missouri in Q2 2020: 327
--- #12 most common destination from Missouri
- Net job flow: 10 to Nebraska
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#6. Florida

- Started a new job in Florida from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 331
--- 4.3% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Florida in Q2 2020: 316
--- #30 most common destination from Florida
- Net job flow: 15 to Florida
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#5. South Dakota

- Started a new job in South Dakota from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 403
--- 5.3% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from South Dakota in Q2 2020: 359
--- #3 most common destination from South Dakota
- Net job flow: 44 to South Dakota
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#4. Kansas

- Started a new job in Kansas from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 419
--- 5.5% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Kansas in Q2 2020: 379
--- #5 most common destination from Kansas
- Net job flow: 40 to Kansas
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#3. Colorado

- Started a new job in Colorado from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 451
--- 5.9% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Colorado in Q2 2020: 392
--- #12 most common destination from Colorado
- Net job flow: 59 to Colorado
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#2. Texas

- Started a new job in Texas from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 508
--- 6.6% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Texas in Q2 2020: 630
--- #31 most common destination from Texas
- Net job flow: 122 to Nebraska
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#1. Iowa

- Started a new job in Iowa from Nebraska in Q2 2020: 1,767
--- 23.0% of total new out-of-state jobs
- Started a new job in Nebraska from Iowa in Q2 2020: 1,630
--- #2 most common destination from Iowa
- Net job flow: 137 to Iowa

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