What It Costs to Retire Comfortably in Every State

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10. Massachusetts
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $46,265
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $31,553 (7th highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $21,192 (6th highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 16.1% (24th highest)

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9. Virginia
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $46,758
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $34,439 (5th highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $17,472 (12th highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 15.0% (10th lowest)

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8. Maryland
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $47,061
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $36,417 (2nd highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $19,896 (7th highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 14.9% (8th lowest)

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7. New Jersey
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $47,760
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $28,773 (14th highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $23,136 (2nd highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 15.7% (22nd lowest)

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6. Connecticut
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $48,532
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $30,190 (9th highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $21,624 (5th highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 16.8% (14th highest)