Special Report

States Where People Pay the Highest Bills

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25. Wisconsin
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,915 (4.4% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $63,293 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 36.3%

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24. Maine
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,922 (4.0% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $59,489 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 38.8%

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23. Arizona
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,936 (3.3% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $61,529 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 37.8%

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22. North Dakota
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,937 (3.3% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $65,315 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 35.6%

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21. Nevada
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,945 (2.9% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $62,043 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 37.6%

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