Map: Retirement Income By State

Retirement Income by State

Here’s a map of retirement income by state, measured as a percentage of pre-retirement income.

Experts generally say retirees need to be earning at least 70 percent of their pre-retirement income to maintain their lifestyle during retirement. Only one state fits that bill: Nevada.

This map was developed from a study of Census Bureau data by

You can find the study here.


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