What Is the Average Income in Arizona?

by Jeannine Mancini ; Updated July 27, 2017

According to the United States Department of Justice, the state median income in Arizona was $55,118 a year for a household of two in 2013. For a household of three, the income was $55,654. The median income for a household of four was $61,023. Single earners in Arizona had a mean annual income of $42,107.

Arizona State Facts

The U.S. Census Bureau reported a population of 6,626,624 in Arizona as of 2013. There were 2,357,158 households in the state, with an average of 2.66 people per household. In 2014, the state's unemployment rate was 6.8 percent. Arizona's two largest counties, Maricopa and Pima, accounted for 82.9 percent of employment statewide. The median household income in Maricopa from 2008 to 2012 was $54,385 a year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. In Pima County, the median income was $46,443.

About the Author

Jeannine Mancini, a Florida native, has been writing business and personal finance articles since 2003. Her articles have been published in the Florida Today and Orlando Sentinel. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Central Florida.