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

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Virginia
> Top 1% earn at least: $422,484 (10th highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,073,199 (17th highest)
> Median income: $28,450
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 21.5%

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Washington
> Top 1% earn at least: $453,422 (6th highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,437,517 (8th highest)
> Median income: $43,783
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 21.7%

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West Virginia
> Top 1% earn at least: $259,702 (2nd lowest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $533,534 (the lowest)
> Median income: $25,557
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 12.0%

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Wisconsin
> Top 1% earn at least: $338,328 (19th lowest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $945,321 (25th highest)
> Median income: $27,639
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 19.2%

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Wyoming
> Top 1% earn at least: $363,393 (19th highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,560,589 (6th highest)
> Median income: $28,089
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 17.4%