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 $10.23 $23.50 $27.42 $34.04 $17.62 $20.67 $23.69 $25.54 $16.33 $8.51 $12.63 $15.27 $17.34
Poverty Wage $5.80 $7.81 $9.82 $11.83 $7.81 $9.82 $11.83 $13.84 $3.90 $4.91 $5.91 $6.92
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 $3,050 $4,489 $6,755 $8,966 $5,592 $6,953 $8,975 $10,932 $5,592 $6,953 $8,975 $10,932
Child Care $0 $8,085 $12,110 $16,136 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,085 $12,110 $16,136
Medical $2,501 $7,090 $6,809 $6,866 $5,684 $6,809 $6,866 $6,536 $5,684 $6,809 $6,866 $6,536
Housing $5,352 $8,436 $8,436 $10,548 $6,444 $8,436 $8,436 $10,548 $5,352 $8,436 $8,436 $10,548
Transportation $4,173 $8,624 $9,053 $10,868 $8,624 $9,053 $10,868 $10,827 $8,624 $9,053 $10,868 $10,827
Other $2,877 $4,652 $5,131 $6,563 $4,652 $5,131 $6,563 $6,088 $4,652 $5,131 $6,563 $6,088
Required annual income after taxes $17,954 $41,376 $48,294 $59,948 $30,995 $36,383 $41,710 $44,931 $29,903 $44,468 $53,820 $61,067
Annual taxes $3,333 $7,509 $8,737 $10,864 $5,660 $6,620 $7,565 $8,194 $5,508 $8,057 $9,718 $11,062
Required annual income before taxes $21,286 $48,885 $57,032 $70,812 $36,656 $43,003 $49,275 $53,125 $50,940 $35,411 $52,525 $63,537 $72,128

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $72,673
Business & Financial Operations $61,213
Computer & Mathematical $58,743
Architecture & Engineering $73,616
Life, Physical, & Social Science $50,205
Community & Social Service $50,205
Legal $54,571
Education, Training, & Library $39,719
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $26,804
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $61,531
Healthcare Support $35,967
Protective Service $54,171
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,957
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $29,090
Personal Care & Service $23,124
Sales & Related $22,632
Office & Administrative Support $33,600
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $0
Construction & Extraction $48,913
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $41,728
Production $37,392
Transportation & Material Moving $32,595