Income to Afford a $870,000 House

How much do you need to make to be able to afford a house that costs $870,000?
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To afford a house that costs $870,000 with a down payment of $174,000, you'd need to earn $129,816 per year before tax.
The monthly mortgage payment would be $3,029.

Salary needed for 870,000 dollar mortgage.

This page will calculate how much you need to earn to buy a house that costs $870,000. It assumes a fixed-rate mortgage.

A good rule of thumb is to spend no more than 28% of your pre-tax income on your mortgage payment.

What is the income needed to buy a $870,000 house?
Down Payment 2.50% 2.75% 3.00% 3.25% 3.50% 3.75% 4.00% 4.25% 4.50%
$0 $147,324 $152,216 $157,198 $162,270 $167,430 $172,676 $178,008 $183,423 $188,921
$43,500 $139,957 $144,605 $149,338 $154,156 $159,058 $164,042 $169,107 $174,252 $179,475
$87,000 $132,591 $136,994 $141,478 $146,043 $150,687 $155,408 $160,207 $165,081 $170,029
$130,500 $125,225 $129,383 $133,618 $137,929 $142,315 $146,775 $151,307 $155,910 $160,583
$174,000 $117,859 $121,773 $125,758 $129,816 $133,944 $138,141 $142,406 $146,739 $151,137
$217,500 $110,493 $114,162 $117,899 $121,702 $125,572 $129,507 $133,506 $137,567 $141,691
$261,000 $103,127 $106,551 $110,039 $113,589 $117,201 $120,873 $124,605 $128,396 $132,245
$304,500 $95,760 $98,940 $102,179 $105,475 $108,829 $112,239 $115,705 $119,225 $122,799
$348,000 $88,394 $91,329 $94,319 $97,362 $100,458 $103,606 $106,805 $110,054 $113,353
$391,500 $81,028 $83,719 $86,459 $89,248 $92,086 $94,972 $97,904 $100,883 $103,907
$435,000 $73,662 $76,108 $78,599 $81,135 $83,715 $86,338 $89,004 $91,712 $94,461
Average Home Price by State
Source: Zillow.com, December 2020
State Price
Hawaii$673,344
California$617,633
Massachusetts$470,610
Washington$463,856
Colorado$436,751
Oregon$397,363
Utah$395,205
New Jersey$372,870
New York$346,973
Idaho$339,238
Maryland$338,169
Rhode Island$337,100
Nevada$329,465
New Hampshire$326,908
Montana$320,351
Arizona$309,122
Virginia$305,509
Alaska$300,283
Connecticut$285,853
Delaware$281,923
Minnesota$279,516
Vermont$275,472
Maine$272,886
Florida$267,296
Wyoming$261,262
North Dakota$238,112
New Mexico$226,941
South Dakota$224,126
North Carolina$222,909
Texas$222,237
Georgia$221,471
Illinois$218,622
Pennsylvania$213,499
Wisconsin$211,598
Tennessee$205,068
South Carolina$204,967
Nebraska$190,827
Michigan$190,052
Missouri$178,656
Louisiana$178,041
Indiana$171,240
Ohio$166,358
Kansas$166,254
Kentucky$158,685
Iowa$158,239
Alabama$157,366
Arkansas$141,095
Oklahoma$140,511
Mississippi$133,213
West Virginia$113,124