Top Employee Relocation Trends

By Robert Half on January 20, 2021 at 4:00pm


What workers want: 51% would consider moving to a new city
Common Motivators to Move: 37% — Change of scenery; 22% — Lower cost of living
Salary Reigns Supreme: 75% are not willing to take a pay cut in order to relocate
Companies’ Response: 38% are allowing workers to relocate permanently
How Pay Will Be Determined: 74% — Company’s office location; 23% — Employee’s new location; 3% — Hasn’t been decided

Source: Robert Half survey of more than 1,000 workers and more than 1,000 human resources managers in the U.S., conducted October 27 to December 18, 2020

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