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
253 88
Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Berlin

2
183 63
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

3
194 73
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Copenhagen

4
175 69
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Amsterdam

5
146 54
Austria is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Vienna

6
150 58
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
City of Brussels

7
154 62
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

8
167 71
Finland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Helsinki

9
157 68
Australia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
jackslee2 added Canberra

10
161 71
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Tallinn

11
133 55
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Wellington

12
149 67
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

13
152 70
Slovak Republic is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bratislava

14
168 82
Norway is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Oslo

15
158 77
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Budapest

16
166 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
151 134
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Washington, D.C.

32
116 101
Russia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Moscow

33
130 117
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 94
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Brasília

37
117 113
India is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
KumarSaurabh added New Delhi

38
121 118
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
42 37
Vatican City is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
LukasOtapka added Vatican City

41
91 88
Kiribati is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added South Tarawa

42
113 111
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Mexico City

43
104 102
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bogotá

44
101 99
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

45
106 105
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Dhaka

46
122 123
Somalia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Mogadishu

47
120 121
Iran is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
maherarash added Tehran

48
108 109
Zimbabwe is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Harare

49
133 143
North Korea is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Pyongyang

50
134 152
United Arab Emirates is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Countries to Work In