In your lifetime, have you ever earned more than $100,000 in a single year? If so, was this at one job or multiple jobs? Your own personal business or anothers? According to Yahoo! Finance , just 9 percent of Americans earn six figures each year. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2019 the median yearly income for Americans was $47,000. When you vote in our polls, please remember we cannot see how you answer. We have no way of knowing your answer. We know many of you love these polls, and we like seeing the results, but that is the only reason why we ask a poll question each day. We do not sell this information – nada. Nothing. It’s all just for fun.