How much you make is a topic few people like to reveal. It's considered impolite in many circles and it's also fairly subjective, depending on your position and skill level, as well as gender, age and race, among other factors.
"" said Lawrence Mishel, president of the Economic Policy Institute
To better understand where you really fall on the income scale, Creditrepair.com broke down the median income in the U.S. by education, age, race, geography and gender using Census Bureau data.
How does your paycheck stack up? Click ahead to see how you compare to your peers.
— By CNBC's Jessica Dickler
Posted 11 April 2016