Employment The Best Countries to Work In  

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List of the Best Countries to Work in ranked from best to worst. Which nation is the greatest when it comes to work? A high employment rate with good wages are definitely things to consider, but so are health plans and vacation time. Vote on this list of the best countries to work in and we will see which country provides the best careers.

If you are looking for a career change and time off is important to you, check out the Scandinavian countries. Norway, Denmark and Sweden all offer employees ample time off, short working hours and excellent child care services. People in the Netherlands work the least amount of hours in a year and they have a high level of job security.

England is one of the financial capitals of the world and although it is an expensive city to live in, salaries are generally high. France has great job opportunities as well as tons of recreational options. The United Arab Emirates has been becoming a popular destination for expatriates to find work and offers a very high quality of living.

So, which country is the best to work in? Vote on this list and let the world know where you would want to punch the clock.
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1
251 86
Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Berlin

2
181 62
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

3
192 72
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Copenhagen

4
172 67
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Amsterdam

5
145 53
Austria is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Vienna

6
149 57
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
City of Brussels

7
153 61
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

8
164 70
Finland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Helsinki

9
155 66
Australia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
jackslee2 added Canberra

10
160 70
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Tallinn

11
132 53
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Wellington

12
148 66
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

13
151 69
Slovak Republic is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bratislava

14
167 81
Norway is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Oslo

15
156 76
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Budapest

16
165 83
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Stockholm

17
121 51
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Luxembourg

18
141 69
Spain is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Madrid

19
123 58
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Edinburgh

20
143 78
Canada is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Ottawa

21
133 71
England is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
London

22
131 72
Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Sofia

23
137 78
France is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Paris

24
116 63
Greece is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Athens

25
111 59
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Lisbon

26
112 63
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Ljubljana

27
126 78
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Reykjavik

28
98 59
Romania is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
alexandru-cristian-mosut added Bucharest

29
119 93
Italy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Rome

30
98 78
Lithuania is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Vilnius

31
115 100
Russia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Moscow

32
128 115
Japan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Tokyo

33
146 133
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Washington, D.C.

34
123 111
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Singapore

35
120 110
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Seoul

36
121 113
China is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Beijing

37
100 92
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Brasília

38
116 110
India is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
KumarSaurabh added New Delhi

39
90 84
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Buenos Aires

40
113 108
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Mexico City

41
104 100
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bogotá

42
105 102
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Dhaka

43
120 118
Iran is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
maherarash added Tehran

44
41 36
Vatican City is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
LukasOtapka added Vatican City

45
100 98
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

46
122 121
Somalia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Mogadishu

47
89 87
Kiribati is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added South Tarawa

48
108 107
Zimbabwe is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Harare

49
131 141
North Korea is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Pyongyang

50
134 150
United Arab Emirates is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Countries to Work In