. Charlotte, North Carolina at least ,
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All data comes from the U.S. Census Bureaus American Community Surveyyear estimates.
. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at least ,
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If youre working toward earning a salary that will deem yourichin your city, it may take some time.
. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at least ,
. Los Angeles, California at least ,
. San Francisco, California at least ,
One benchmark you can use on your way to wealth Making it into the top of earners.
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Silicon Valley is so expensive that people who make , think theyre middleclass heres what the middle class actually is in the largest US cities
Here, weve highlighted the annual household income required to be in the top in major US metro areas, from lowest to highest.
If youre earning at least , in New York City, you make more money than half the population there. Youre also technicallymiddle class. To make it into the top of earners in Los Angeles, you need to bring in , annually.
How much money you have to earn to be considered rich in major US cities
Heres the salary you need to be in the top of earners in major US citiesphotographer salaryHeres the salary you need to be in the top of earners in major US cities