Also unchanged was the overall distribution of income in the United States. But it is, as ever, a striking picture:
Apart from an annual tweet from Justin Wolfers, this picture doesn't get passed around a lot. But it should. If you're in a family of four, and your family's income surpasses $66,000 a year, you're doing better than the typical American family. If you're making six figures, then you're doing much better than the typical American family. If you're making $200,000 or more, you're in truly rarified territory.