Living Wage Calculation for Danville, IL

The living wage shown is the hourly rate that an individual must earn to support their family, if they are the sole provider and are working full-time (2080 hours per year). All values are per adult in a family unless otherwise noted. The state minimum wage is the same for all individuals, regardless of how many dependents they may have. The poverty rate is typically quoted as gross annual income. We have converted it to an hourly wage for the sake of comparison.

For further detail, please reference the technical documentation here.

Hourly Wages 1 Adult 1 Adult 1 Child 1 Adult 2 Children 1 Adult 3 Children 2 Adults (1 Working) 2 Adults (1 Working) 1 Child 2 Adults (1 Working) 2 Children 2 Adults (1 Working) 3 Children 2 Adults (1 Working Part Time) 1 Child* 2 Adults 2 Adults 1 Child 2 Adults 2 Children 2 Adults 3 Children
Living Wage $9.63 $21.57 $28.42 $35.98 $16.29 $20.43 $22.89 $24.75 $12.34 $7.82 $12.34 $15.50 $18.35
Poverty Wage $5.00 $7.00 $9.00 $11.00 $7.00 $9.00 $11.00 $13.00 $3.00 $4.00 $5.00 $6.00
Minimum Wage $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25

*Documentation for families with an adult working part-time is available separately, here.

Typical Expenses

These figures show the individual expenses that went into the living wage estimate. Their values vary by family size, composition, and the current location.

Annual Expenses 1 Adult 1 Adult 1 Child 1 Adult 2 Children 1 Adult 3 Children 2 Adults (1 Working) 2 Adults (1 Working) 1 Child 2 Adults (1 Working) 2 Children 2 Adults (1 Working) 3 Children 2 Adults (1 Working Part Time) 1 Child* 2 Adults 2 Adults 1 Child 2 Adults 2 Children 2 Adults 3 Children
Food $3,047 $4,613 $6,867 $9,073 $5,587 $7,069 $9,079 $11,031 $5,587 $7,069 $9,079 $11,031
Child Care $0 $7,505 $14,338 $21,172 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,505 $14,338 $21,172
Medical $2,126 $5,669 $5,382 $5,543 $4,762 $5,382 $5,543 $5,401 $4,762 $5,382 $5,543 $5,401
Housing $4,968 $8,052 $8,052 $9,996 $6,144 $8,052 $8,052 $9,996 $4,968 $8,052 $8,052 $9,996
Transportation $4,235 $8,042 $10,504 $11,460 $8,042 $10,504 $11,460 $11,498 $8,042 $10,504 $11,460 $11,498
Other $2,560 $4,175 $5,027 $6,260 $4,175 $5,027 $6,260 $5,702 $4,175 $5,027 $6,260 $5,702
Required annual income after taxes $16,935 $38,055 $50,170 $63,503 $28,710 $36,035 $40,394 $43,629 $27,534 $43,540 $54,732 $64,801
Annual taxes $3,105 $6,816 $8,935 $11,326 $5,174 $6,463 $7,225 $7,849 $5,013 $7,776 $9,733 $11,552
Required annual income before taxes $20,041 $44,872 $59,106 $74,829 $33,884 $42,498 $47,619 $51,478 $51,316 $32,546 $51,316 $64,465 $76,353

Typical Annual Salaries

These are the typical annual salaries for various professions in this location.

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $70,750
Business & Financial Operations $54,010
Computer & Mathematical $54,880
Architecture & Engineering $71,090
Life, Physical, & Social Science $47,470
Community & Social Service $52,210
Legal $44,520
Education, Training, & Library $40,310
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $28,100
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $55,910
Healthcare Support $30,710
Protective Service $49,670
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,100
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $25,670
Personal Care & Service $21,880
Sales & Related $22,600
Office & Administrative Support $31,200
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $0
Construction & Extraction $47,380
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $39,090
Production $36,070
Transportation & Material Moving $30,500