The richest people in America

POSTED: 8:00 PM Sep 22 2012   UPDATED: 7:09 AM Sep 29 2014

Buoyed by the stock market, the average net worth of the richest people in America has hit a record $5.7 billion.

Charles Koch
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4. Charles Koch (tie), along with brother David, Charles is co-owner and executive vice president of Koch Industries. Net worth: $42 billion.

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