Tips for Relocating for a Job


If you're not finding the job you want in your hometown, you might want to consider looking in a different city or state for more opportunities. According to a new study from and, conducted by Harris Interactive, one-third of employers say they have paid to relocate an employee from another area to their company's location in the last two years.

When asked how much they'd be willing to spend to relocate an employee, 40 percent say at least $1,000 with one-third willing to spend at least $2,500 and one-in-ten willing to spend more than $10,000.