The median household income in the United States is $46,326. Here in California people have a hard time understanding that yes, 50 percent of our population live on $46,000 or less a year. Even today, all the elixirs and remedies being thrown around fail to focus on income and the big brother of income, solid employment. Dual earner households have a higher median income at $67,348.
"Dual earner households have a higher median income at $67,348."
In a recent Business Week article it states that "68% of households have two income earners." If this percentage were substantially lower there would be many more jobs available for those that are now unemployed from a one earner household!