Back To Career News

The Truth About Green Jobs [Infographic]

Topics: Current Events

CEO Magazine ranked California as the worst place to do business for the past five years? Why? At least some businesses say it’s because of the state’s stringent regulations, which make it tough to start and run a business.

The California Manufacturers and Technology Association (CMTA) seems to agree, arguing that the state’s effort to reach government mandated green jobs benchmarks sacrifices the existing job base.

The “right” green jobs, according to the CMTA, are those that encourage research and development, service and installation of new green systems. What do you think?

Do You Know What You're Worth?

Tell Us What You Think

What do you consider to be a “good” green job? We want to hear from you! Leave a comment or join the discussion on Twitter.

More from PayScale

Women In Tech Have Advantage When It Comes to Online Jobs

Why Is STEM Education So Important?

Report Highlights Hidden STEM Economy

(Image credit: Bishop-Wisecarver Group)

Jennifer Wadsworth
Read more from Jennifer

Leave a Reply

Notify of
What Am I Worth?

What your skills are worth in the job market is constantly changing.