Lu Wang, 31, lives in San Diego, California and earns $157,000 a year as a dentist in the U.S. Navy. Joining the military was a way for Wang to fully cover dental school tuition and expenses. Growing up in an immigrant family with financial pressures, Lu was determined to set herself up for success. Now she saves diligently. Her net worth is over $750,000 and she is interested in pursuing FIRE.
This is an installment of CNBC Make It’s Millennial Money series, which profiles people across the globe and details how they earn, spend and save their money.
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Living On $157K A Year In San Diego | Millennial Money