The most important Sectors for the Massachusetts economy are higher education, finance, biotechnology,
health care, and tourism. Route 128 was a main center for the minicomputers and electronics development.
High technology remains an important sector for Massachusetts economy. In last years tourism was
increased and has important role for the state's economy.
Massachusetts salaries are high compared to the rest of the country (#6 in household income).
The reason for this is that Massachusetts is national leader in education and creative industries.
This produce high-quality jobs.