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How Much You Have to Make to Be in the Top 1% in Your State

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45. Alabama
> Top 1% earn at least: $297,564
> Avg. income of top 1%: $743,644
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $38,587
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 24.7%

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44. Maine
> Top 1% earn at least: $303,897
> Avg. income of top 1%: $655,870
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $42,575
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 30.1%

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43. Hawaii
> Top 1% earn at least: $310,566
> Avg. income of top 1%: $797,001
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $57,987
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 31.9%

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42. Idaho
> Top 1% earn at least: $314,532
> Avg. income of top 1%: $829,268
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $47,727
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 27.6%

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41. Indiana
> Top 1% earn at least: $316,756
> Avg. income of top 1%: $804,275
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $46,501
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 25.6%

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