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Earnings growth by state

Roll over each state to see average earnings growth of residents over a 10-year period, according to the Pew Economic Mobility Project.

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* Due to small sample sizes, nine states were combined into three groupings. (1) Maine and Vermont; (2) Iowa, North Dakota, and South Dakota; (3) Alaska, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming.

Figures are subject to a margin of error so states should not be compared to one another.

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