Ranking 1987 per capita income

1. Connecticut $20,980

2. New Jersey $20,0673. Massachusetts $18,926

4. New York $18,055

5. Alaska $17.886

6. Maryland $17,722

7. California $17,661

8. New Hampshire $17,133

9. Illinois $16,347

10. Virginia $16,332

11. Delaware $16,238

12. Nevada $15,958

13. Colorado $15,862

14. Minnesota $15,783

15. Washington state $15,444

16. Hawaii $15,366

17. Rhode Island $15,355

18. Michigan $15,330

19. Florida $15,241

20. Pennsylvania $14,997

21. Kansas $14,952

22. Wisconsin $14,659

23. Ohio $14,543

24. Missouri $14,537

25. Nebraska $14,347

26. Iowa $14,191

27. Georgia $14,098

28. Vermont $14,061

29. Arizona $14,030

30. Oregon $13,887

31. Indiana $13,834

32. Texas $13,764

33. Maine $13,720

34. North Carolina $13.155

35. North Dakota $13,061

36. Wyoming $12,759

37. Tennessee $12,738

38. Oklahoma $12,520

39. South Dakota $12,511

40. Montana $12,255

41. Kentucky $11,950

42. South Carolina $11,858

43. Idaho $11.820

44. Alabama $11,780

45. New Mexico $11,673

46. Louisiana $11,362

47. Arkansas $11,343

48. Utah $11,246

49. W. Virginia $10,959

50. Mississippi $10,204