Home to Silicon Valley, California consistently leads the nation in tech employment, start ups and tech wages. In Hawaii, the growing technology industry also offers opportunity for high paying jobs.
Some key figures about California and Hawaii from the CompTIA Cyberstates Report:
- California is the nation’s number one tech state and has the highest tech wages. 78 of EVERY 1,000 private sector workers in California are employed by high-tech.
- In Hawaii, 32 out of every 1,000 jobs are in the tech industry and pay 83% more than the average private sector job.
- Nearly 1,000,000 people are employed in tech in California.