2016 Oklahoma Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Oklahoma paid $11,744 in federal income taxes in 2016. That's $2,306 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Oklahoma
Health $3,418.47
* Includes $1,450.67 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,339.46 for Medicare
* Includes $56.99 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Military $2,749.84
* Includes $583.76 for Military Personnel
* Includes $142.27 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $75.89 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,553.47
Unemployment and Labor $879.45
* Includes $64.76 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $25.86 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $699.22
* Includes $316.98 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $274.07 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $527.14
* Includes $307.66 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $36.69 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $495.20
* Includes $52.43 for Border Protection
* Includes $27.52 for Federal Prison System
* Includes $21.65 for Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Transportation $377.01
* Includes $19.52 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $8.34 for Federal Aviation Administration
Education $332.41
* Includes $116.24 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $91.07 for Elementary and Secondary Education
* Includes $0.60 for National Endowment for the Arts
Housing and Community $244.14
* Includes $43.40 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $8.94 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $187.47
* Includes $31.32 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $8.39 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $158.49
* Includes $118.79 for Department of State
* Includes $23.69 for USAID (foreign aid)
Science $121.68
* Includes $73.41 for NASA
* Includes $27.08 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $11,744
US AVERAGE $14,051

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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