This 2017 Business insider brief  looks at how much you have to earn to rent a two-bedroom house.    With the minimum wage sitting at $10.00/ hour, you have to make nearly twice that and more than three times that in some states to pay rent for a modest house.   This brief article comments that on average in the US you would need to earn $21.21 per hour as a full-time worker in the US.  So that means either a lot of extra work on you will not be able to rent even a modest house.


Source: The hourly wage needed to rent a two-bedroom home in every state