10th California - $61,400

Top 10 States with the Best Household Income


Although California has the highest income tax rate at 13.3% they are still ranked as number 10 on our list. California houses the US’s largest tech and entertainment industries it is also home to some of the world’s wealthiest individuals. Furthermore, San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose was found to be the wealthiest metropolitan area in the US. Although California ranks at number 10 for median household income, it certainly happens to be one of the most expensive states to live in.