The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) has a calculator to help you estimate the total tax you pay annually based on where you live, how much you make, your home costs and value, utility taxes, travel taxes, real estate taxes, fuel taxes and various other factors. The calculator is free and available here.
Please remember this is just an estimate and everyone’s situation varies. There is a disclaimer with more details on the limitations of the calculator.
For a family of four with $45,000 in wages, a $150,000 house, four vehicles and about 25 gallons a week in gas pays about 25.52% in total taxes. Less than 9.5% is income taxes with the remaining about 16% other taxes.
For a family of four with $150,000 in income, a $250,000 house, four vehicles and about 25 gallons a week in gas pays about 33.04% in total taxes with about 21.6% representing income taxes.
Both theoretical families did not spend much on alcohol, nothing on tobacco products and the poor souls did no travelling that required an overnight stay or airfare. They both pay quite a bit in total taxes.