What Is The Top 0.5 Income?

What income puts you in the top 5 percent?

The top 5% of households, three quarters of whom had two income earners, had incomes of $166,200 (about 10 times the 2009 US minimum wage, for one income earner, and about 5 times the 2009 US minimum wage for two income earners) or higher, with the top 10% having incomes well in excess of $100,000.

What is the top 1% income?

A family in the United States needs an annual income of at least $421,926 to be in the top 1% of earners, according to Economic Policy Institute data. The minimum income needed to be in the top 1% in every state ranges from $255,000 in Arkansas to more than $700,000 in Connecticut.

How much do the top 5 percent earn UK?


Percentile pointWealth to qualifyPercentage of total wealth owned by people at and above this level
Top 1%£688,22821% of total UK wealth
2%£460,17928% of total UK wealth
5%£270,16440% of total UK wealth
10%£176,22153% of total UK wealth

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What level of wealth is the 1 percent?

Net Worth of the 10%, 1%, and . 1% Households

Percentile Threshold10%1%
Net Worth$1,182,390.36$10,374,030.10