Calculate Where You Are in the 99%

'Wall Street Journal' offers a quick calculator
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 19, 2011 12:03 PM CDT
Calculate Where You Are in the 99%
Protesters take part in an Occupy demonstration in Tampa, Fla.   (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

(Newser) – Just how strongly do you identify with the "We Are the 99%" slogan? It's the Wall Street Journal to the rescue, with a nifty little tool that allows you to plug in your salary and see what percentile you're in. (It's based just on salary, not total wealth.) Use it here. Spoiler alert: If your salary is somewhere south of $506,000, you are indeed a 99-percenter and free to post something on Tumblr here. You lucky 1-percenters can go here. And you OWS skeptics can go here. (Read more Occupy Wall Street stories.)

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