Taxes and social security on the average salary
This data is based on the wages of a single, childless worker making the average salary in their country.
The U.S. local tax data is based on combined local and state taxes paid by individuals in Detroit, Michigan. Local and state taxes in this area tend to be lower than average.
Due to rounding, some numbers differ by one tenth of a percentage point.
Administration releases Obamacare rates for all states. Premiums nationwide 16% lower than expected.
There are a lot of differences between Queens, Topeka and Seattle.
In addition to state cigarette taxes, smokers must pay the $1.0066 federal cigarette tax. Local taxes, which can be substantial, are not included in this map.
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