Allied Van Lines surveyed 3,500 respondents about relocating for a job to find out who relocates and why and then dived into the demographics of those who did move for a new job. Their infographic with those facts as well as other interesting statistics is shown partly below and can be found here in full.
It turns out the strong majority of respondents had never relocated for a job, but those that did, the most popular reasons were for financial reasons or career advancement. vital facts one may think about when considering a relocation. The survey asked about gender, age, the size of the company, whether relocation assistance was offered, and if so, which type. The decision to relocate is a hard one, but then the process itself comes with challenges. Allied asked its respondents about those as well.
The survey’s analysis of the different types of relocation assistance and how often each was offered can prove helpful when negotiating a relocation package.
Jump over to Allied’s survey page to read the full analysis.