21 countries where people are richer than Americans

16. Italy – Median wealth: $91,889

Italy is the third-largest economy in the Eurozone, although there’s a big geographical divide in terms of wealth distribution. Its industrial north is more economically developed than its agricultural south, and there’s a sizable pay gap: Workers in the north earn on average 15.1% more than those in the south and islands according to a report by HR portal Jobpricing Observatory.