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

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20. Kansas
> Top 1% earn at least: $375,344
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,034,676
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $56,628
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 32.8%

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19. Pennsylvania
> Top 1% earn at least: $388,593
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,100,962
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $50,830
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 30.8%

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18. Alaska
> Top 1% earn at least: $400,017
> Avg. income of top 1%: $910,059
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $71,876
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 29.6%

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17. New Hampshire
> Top 1% earn at least: $405,286
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,134,101
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $62,796
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 36.6%

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16. Wyoming
> Top 1% earn at least: $405,596
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,900,659
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $60,922
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 27.1%