How Much You Need to Make to Be in the 1% in Every State

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South Dakota
> Top 1% earn at least: $362,205 (21st highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,056,674 (18th highest)
> Median income: $27,516
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 19.5%

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Tennessee
> Top 1% earn at least: $343,980 (21st lowest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,005,412 (20th highest)
> Median income: $26,091
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 16.5%

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Texas
> Top 1% earn at least: $404,101 (12th highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,139,760 (12th highest)
> Median income: $26,526
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 18.8%

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Utah
> Top 1% earn at least: $362,674 (20th highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,090,667 (16th highest)
> Median income: $27,931
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 21.5%

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Vermont
> Top 1% earn at least: $318,783 (11th lowest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $787,357 (7th lowest)
> Median income: $27,299
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 21.8%