U.S. median household income 1990-2022

Median household income in the United States from 1990 to 2022

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Release date

September 2023


United States

Survey time period

1990 to 2022

Supplementary notes

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, household median income has been adjusted for inflation using the R-CPI-U-RS method from 1990 to 1999, and the C-CPI-U method from 2000 to 2022. For more information on the data source, see Table C-1 of the Census Bureau's Income in the United States: 2022 publication.

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