The cost of living in West Virginia (WV) is lower than the nationwide average. The average yearly pay in West Virginia is $40,201.00, which is lower than the U.S. average annual salary by $9,607.00.
The consumer price index (CPI) of 210 in West Virginia is 6.25% lower than the U.S. city average CPI of 224.
This is calculated by averaging the information about the major
metropolitan areas of the state and not by taking the state cost
of living information directly. The factors in the calculation
include the average West Virginia annual salary, West Virginia
tax rates and the regional West Virginia consumer price index.