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

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15. South Dakota
> Top 1% earn at least: $407,406
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,130,048
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $56,610
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 28.9%

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14. Florida
> Top 1% earn at least: $417,587
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,543,124
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $39,094
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 28.6%

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13. Virginia
> Top 1% earn at least: $425,144
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,109,984
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $62,844
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 38.1%

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12. Texas
> Top 1% earn at least: $440,758
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,343,897
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $55,614
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 28.9%

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11. Minnesota
> Top 1% earn at least: $443,118
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,185,581
> Avg. income of bottom 99%: $56,728
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 34.8%