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Let’s be honest, all moms are superheroes in their own right.

With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, we’re happy to report that New Jersey has been named the 8th best state for working moms in the United States for 2022.

The personal-finance website WalletHub compared each of the 50 states for a working mother based on 17 key metrics. The list includes day-care quality, parental-leave policy score, gender pay gap, and more.

Here are the top 10 states for working moms:

  • 10. New Hampshire

  • 9. New York

  • 8. New Jersey

  • 7. Vermont

  • 6. District Of Columbia

  • 5. Wisconsin

  • 4. Minnesota

  • 3. Rhode Island

  • 2. Connecticut

  • 1. Massachusetts

  • For more information on the full report, click below.