College payment - average amount in the United States, by income level, 2007-2021

Average amount paid for college in the United States, year-over-year, between 2007 and 2021, by income level

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Release date

July 2021


United States

Survey time period

2007 to 2021

Supplementary notes

According to the 2021 report, low-income were defined as those with an annual household income of less than $35,000, middle-income with an annual income from $35,000 to less than $100,000, and high-income with an annual income of $100,000 or more.
Data for 2007 to 2020 has been retrieved from previous publications.

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