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Gray Hair? Apply Here for a Job

Posted on 01/24/2013 by |Money and Work | Comments

Bulletin Today | WorkIf you’re in the market for a job, you may be wondering which states are most favorable for people who’ve reached retirement age. Well, put on your long johns and grab your sled dog. Alaska has the biggest share of older workers — 22 percent of employees are 65 and up. West Virginia comes in second, with 13 percent; and the District of Columbia comes in third with 16 percent, according to new U.S. Census data. But the trend goes …