Do you want real buying power this season? Consider South Dakota.
Our low cost of living, and even lower tax structure, may help you increase your wealth. Don't believe us? Compare your wages with real wages in South Dakota and see how much money you could be spending on "Big Kid" toys. (After all, we're the #1 state for motorcycle ownership!)
You can REALLY live here.
South Dakota is in the Midwest but our companies compete in the global marketplace, from making scoreboards and cheese to building robotic technology and conducting breakthrough medical and bioscience research. Here you'll find fulfilling careers (we've got one of the nation's best job markets) and plenty of opportunities to live the life you really want. If you're ready to start really living, instead of just working to make a living, South Dakota has what you need.
Enjoy big name concerts, festivals and semi-professional sports. Live it up with year-round outdoor adventures, hunting, fishing, hiking, biking and so much more. South Dakota has symphonies, wineries and some of the region's best up and coming breweries. (Did we mention we're one of the top states for Millennials?) Our low cost of living and laidback lifestyle lets you live the life you really want! You can live here.
Do you know what your real purchasing power is? Compare your wages to other states and see the money you can earn—and KEEP—when you work and live in South Dakota.Calculate Your Real Wage
Top 100 Best Places to Live in the Country (Sioux Falls, Brookings, Aberdeen, Rapid City & Watertown), Livability 2016
Top 100 Best Small Towns (Spearfish & Yankton), Livability 2015
Right now in South Dakota there are openings in every industry including manufacturing, education, construction and highway construction, office administration, higher education, healthcare, IT, financial services, banking, engineering, value-added agriculture and more. Find positions with competitive wages and salaries, flexible hours and lots of room for advancement. Start searching and see how you can really live in South Dakota.