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

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Colorado
> Top 1% earn at least: $439,756 (8th highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,228,432 (11th highest)
> Median income: $28,650
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 24.8%

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Connecticut
> Top 1% earn at least: $663,009 (the highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $2,178,625 (the highest)
> Median income: $43,490
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 21.5%

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Delaware
> Top 1% earn at least: $353,663 (24th lowest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $824,115 (14th lowest)
> Median income: $27,784
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 18.0%

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Florida
> Top 1% earn at least: $396,548 (13th highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $1,351,722 (9th highest)
> Median income: $25,533
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 18.2%

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Georgia
> Top 1% earn at least: $382,393 (16th highest)
> Avg. income of top 1%: $982,757 (22nd highest)
> Median income: $25,852
> Adult bachelor’s degree attainment: 18.6%

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