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
252 88
Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Berlin

2
182 63
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

3
193 73
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Copenhagen

4
174 69
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Amsterdam

5
145 54
Austria is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Vienna

6
149 58
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
City of Brussels

7
153 62
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

8
166 71
Finland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Helsinki

9
156 68
Australia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
jackslee2 added Canberra

10
160 71
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Tallinn

11
132 55
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Wellington

12
148 67
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

13
151 70
Slovak Republic is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bratislava

14
167 82
Norway is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Oslo

15
157 77
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Budapest

16
165 84
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Stockholm

17
121 52
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Luxembourg

18
141 70
Spain is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Madrid

19
123 59
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Edinburgh

20
145 79
Canada is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Ottawa

21
133 72
England is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
London

22
131 73
Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Sofia

23
137 79
France is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Paris

24
116 64
Greece is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Athens

25
111 60
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Lisbon

26
112 64
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Ljubljana

27
126 79
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Reykjavik

28
98 60
Romania is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
alexandru-cristian-mosut added Bucharest

29
120 94
Italy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Rome

30
98 79
Lithuania is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Vilnius

31
150 134
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Washington, D.C.

32
115 101
Russia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Moscow

33
130 116
Japan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Tokyo

34
123 112
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Singapore

35
120 112
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Seoul

36
100 93
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Brasília

37
117 112
India is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
KumarSaurabh added New Delhi

38
121 117
China is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Beijing

39
90 86
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Buenos Aires

40
113 110
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Mexico City

41
104 101
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bogotá

42
106 104
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Dhaka

43
90 88
Kiribati is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added South Tarawa

44
41 37
Vatican City is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
LukasOtapka added Vatican City

45
122 122
Somalia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Mogadishu

46
100 99
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

47
120 120
Iran is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
maherarash added Tehran

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

49
132 143
North Korea is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Pyongyang

50
134 151
United Arab Emirates is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Countries to Work In