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Table 42
Employer-paid Health Care Expenditures Per Job, 1994
Rank State Amt. Rank State Amt.
1 Connecticut $3,758 27 Alabama $2,529
2 Alaska 3,725 28 Oklahoma 2,518
3 California 3,646 29 North Carolina 2,511
4 NEW YORK $3,631 30 Louisiana 2,503
5 New Jersey 3,529 31 Kansas 2,487
6 Massachusetts 3,197 32 Kentucky 2,485
7 Delaware 3,143 33 Tennessee 2,483
8 Maryland 3,096 34 Wisconsin 2,473
9 Illinois 3,040 35 Florida 2,471
10 Michigan 3,010 36 South Carolina 2,437
11 Hawaii 2,996 37 Nevada 2,407
12 Washington 2,868 38 West Virginia 2,398
13 Pennsylvania 2,857 39 Wyoming 2,394
14 Virginia 2,797 40 New Mexico 2,335
15 New Hampshire 2,795 41 Nebraska 2,322
16 Texas 2,777 42 Iowa 2,316
17 Rhode Island 2,715 43 Utah 2,279
18 Ohio 2,698 44 Idaho 2,235
19 Minnesota 2,676 45 Arkansas 2,230
20 Georgia 2,662 46 Mississippi 2,179
21 Colorado 2,649 47 Montana 2,115
22 Maine 2,645 48 North Dakota 1,979
23 Indiana 2,623 49 South Dakota 1,920
24 Missouri 2,590 50 Arizona 1,740
25 Vermont 2,578 U.S. Average $2,622
26 Oregon 2,560 N.Y.S. % above avg. 38.5%
Source: Tax Foundation


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