Arkansas Is One Of The Worst States For Working Moms, Report Says
ARKANSAS (KFSM) – Arkansas is one of the worst states for working moms, according to a new report from Wallet Hub.
The finance website analyzed the attractiveness of all 50 states and Washington, D.C., based on several different metrics. Some of those metrics included child care costs, gender pay gap, female unemployment rate, parental leave policy and more.
Arkansas is actually the sixth worst state in the U.S. for working mothers, the report states. The same report states that Oklahoma is the tenth worst state in the nation for working mothers.
The best state in the nation for working mothers is Vermont, according to the report.
To view the full report from Wallet Hub, click here.