Child care costs: What do you pay?

In Oregon, a two-parent family will spend an average of 18.6% of their annual income on care for their infant.
In Louisiana, those costs average 7%. See how your state ranks.

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Washington D.C.

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Note: Ranked by 2012 child care costs for full-time infant care in a center as a percentage of the state’s median income for a married couple.