Are You Middle Class? [Chart]

Are You a Middle Class Earner?

Here is a table of what it means to be Middle Class according to Pew Charitable Trust. You can also see if you are near the low end, or the high end.

State Median Household Income Lower Middle Class Upper Middle Class
Maryland $72,483 $48,322 $144,966
Alaska $72,237 $48,158 $144,474
New Jersey $70,165 $46,777 $140,330
Hawaii $68,020 $45,347 $136,040
District of Columbia $67,572 $45,048 $135,144
Connecticut $67,098 $44,732 $134,196
Massachusetts $66,768 $44,512 $133,536
New Hampshire $64,230 $42,820 $128,460
Virginia $62,666 $41,777 $125,332
Minnesota $60,702 $40,468 $121,404
California $60,190 $40,127 $120,380
Utah $59,770 $39,847 $119,540
Colorado $58,823 $39,215 $117,646
Wyoming $58,752 $39,168 $117,504
Washington $58,405 $38,937 $116,810
Delaware $57,846 $38,564 $115,692
New York $57,369 $38,246 $114,738
Illinois $56,210 $37,473 $112,420
Rhode Island $55,902 $37,268 $111,804
North Dakota $55,759 $37,173 $111,518
Vermont $52,578 $35,052 $105,156
Iowa $52,229 $34,819 $104,458
Pennsylvania $52,007 $34,671 $104,014
Texas $51,704 $34,469 $103,408
Wisconsin $51,467 $34,311 $102,934
Nebraska $51,440 $34,293 $102,880
Nevada $51,230 $34,153 $102,460
Kansas $50,972 $33,981 $101,944
Oregon $50,251 $33,501 $100,502
South Dakota $48,947 $32,631 $97,894
Arizona $48,510 $32,340 $97,020
Michigan $48,273 $32,182 $96,546
Ohio $48,081 $32,054 $96,162
Georgia $47,829 $31,886 $95,658
Indiana $47,529 $31,686 $95,058
Maine $46,974 $31,316 $93,948
Montana $46,972 $31,315 $93,944
Missouri $46,931 $31,287 $93,862
Idaho $46,783 $31,189 $93,566
Florida $46,036 $30,691 $92,072
North Carolina $45,906 $30,604 $91,812
Oklahoma $45,690 $30,460 $91,380
Tennessee $44,297 $29,531 $88,594
Louisiana $44,164 $29,443 $88,328
South Carolina $44,163 $29,442 $88,326
New Mexico $43,872 $29,248 $87,744
Kentucky $43,399 $28,933 $86,798
Alabama $42,849 $28,566 $85,698
West Virginia $41,253 $27,502 $82,506
Arkansas $40,511 $27,007 $81,022
Mississippi $37,963 $25,309 $75,926
Source:
Pew Charitable Trusts & Andy Kiersz / Business Insider

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