WV Ranks In Bottom 5 in States to Make a Living
West Virginia was ranked by USA Today as the fourth worst state in the nation to make a living. They cite reasons like the jobless rate, and the average income being just under 38 thousand dollars a year! The unemployment rate in West Virginia is among the worst in the nation. One positive note. The estimated sales tax on average income was right over $1,400 which is the second lowest on the list.