You might not be living in a mansion, eating caviar, and enjoying untold riches but you’re still living better than a majority of the population if your salary is closing in on $100,000 in these U.S. cities. The term “rich” can mean a lot of different things to different demographics. In any case, if you make less than six figures in these U.S. cities a study from GoBankingRates says you’re considered to be in the 80th or better percentile for earnings. That annual income makes you fairly rich in the eyes of many people.
If You Don’t Gamble Your Money Away Vegas Is A Safe Bet
The city of sin has a lot going for residents who can manage to pull in close to $100,000. You’re considered to be in the 80th percentile if your combined family income is $99,470. The media home price isn’t too shabby at $393,600.
Local residents will tell you that it’s all about moderation and avoiding the strip. Local “off strip” Casino’s cater to residents with killer food deals and a ton of entertainment that’s relatively cheap when you avoid the city’s tourist traps.