Banner: Relocation



Thinking about searching for a job in a new city or state?

Take advantage of these resources to help you learn more about the local job market before you make the move.

  • Use the Salary Finder for your new location. Check out average wages for hundreds of occupations in your new location. You can search salaries by state or ZIP code.
  • Compare employment trends across states. Find projected employment growth in all fifty states, for hundreds of occupations.
  • Visit the Business Finder to find contact information for businesses that may be hiring in your new location.
  • Search for jobs in any U.S. location. Get started by entering your new city, state, or ZIP code.
  • Check out Compare Cost of Living to see how different costs such as rent, food, health care, and more will be in a new location.

Considering—or already accepted—a job offer in a new location?
Use these resources to learn about your new community before you relocate.

  • Find local Child Care Providers with Child Care Aware® of America, from the Office of Child Care (OCC), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.
  • Visit Find Local Help to find more resources for employment, training, and economic development in your new area. Choose a search type and enter a location to find local services near you.
  • Some moving companies offer military and veteran discounts; be sure to ask about them when you contact moving companies for estimates.