Median net worth of U.S. families 1983-2013, by income tier

Median net worth of families in the United States from 1983 to 2013, by income tier (in U.S. dollars)

Median net worth of U.S. families 1983-2013, by income tier This statistic shows the median net worth of families in the United States from 1983 to 2013, by income tier. In 2013, middle class families had a median net worth of about 98,057 U.S. dollars. This study defined middle class income households as those with an income between 67 and 200 percent of the U.S. median household income, after adjustment for household size. In 2014, the middle class income ranged from about 42,000 U.S. dollars to about 126,000 U.S. dollars per year for a three-person household.
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Median net worth of families in the United States from 1983 to 2013, by income tier (in U.S. dollars)

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Lower income classMiddle income classUpper income class
20139,46598,057650,074
201010,68898,084605,228
200718,264161,050729,980
200119,397136,445600,089
199214,02495,657344,162
198311,54495,879323,402
Lower income classMiddle income classUpper income class
20139,46598,057650,074
201010,68898,084605,228
200718,264161,050729,980
200119,397136,445600,089
199214,02495,657344,162
198311,54495,879323,402
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This statistic shows the median net worth of families in the United States from 1983 to 2013, by income tier. In 2013, middle class families had a median net worth of about 98,057 U.S. dollars. This study defined middle class income households as those with an income between 67 and 200 percent of the U.S. median household income, after adjustment for household size. In 2014, the middle class income ranged from about 42,000 U.S. dollars to about 126,000 U.S. dollars per year for a three-person household.
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