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.

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2. Oregon
Median income: $37,080
State tax on median income: $3,102.20
Unemployment rate: 4.5%

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