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 moneyrates.com. The study took into account average wages, taxes, cost of living, unemployment rate and incidents of workplace safety.

California
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5. California
Median income: $39,830
State tax on median income: $1,351.66
Unemployment rate: 5.4%

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