Best and worst states to make a living in 2016

Published On: Apr 10 2012 11:16:31 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 28 2016 11:40:32 AM CDT

According to Forbes, this list of the best and worst places to make a living in 2016 is based on the study performed by The study took into account average wages, taxes, cost of living, unemployment rate and incidents of workplace safety.

West Virginia
8 / 20

3. West Virginia
Median income: $30,240
State tax on median income: $1,135.80
Unemployment rate: 6.5%

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