How much you take home from $75K income based on where you live

25 383
Published on 11 Oct 2017, 19:20
*Editor’s note: the amount shown per paycheck is actually the amount for a bi-monthly paycheck. We apologize and regret the error.*

$75,000 a year looks very different depending on where you live. Some states like Texas and Washington don't have state income taxes. So on average, you could see a bigger paycheck.

We decided to crunch the numbers. Here's what $75,000 looks like after paying taxes in 11 major US cities:

New York City, NY - $49,896
Washington, DC - $51,696
Los Angeles, CA - $51,960
San Francisco, CA - $51,960
Boson, MA - $52,824
Denver, CO - $53,184
Chicago, IL - $53,592
Seattle, WA - $56,328
Nashville, TN - $56,328
Miami, FL - $56,328
Dallas, TX - $56,328

These numbers don't factor in health insurance and retirement accounts like a 401(K). But judging by the average $75K salary you may be a lot happier in Dallas than in NYC.

--------------------------------------------------

Follow BI Video on Twitter: bit.ly/1oS68Zs
Follow BI on Facebook: bit.ly/1W9Lk0n
Read more: businessinsider.com

--------------------------------------------------

Business Insider is the fastest growing business news site in the US. Our mission: to tell you all you need to know about the big world around you. The BI Video team focuses on technology, strategy and science with an emphasis on unique storytelling and data that appeals to the next generation of leaders – the digital generation.
news tech music