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 $10.87 $24.26 $28.80 $35.16 $18.24 $21.94 $24.56 $26.69 $25.83 $8.81 $13.30 $15.76 $17.99
Poverty Wage $5.84 $7.91 $9.99 $12.07 $7.91 $9.99 $12.07 $14.14 $3.96 $5.00 $6.03 $7.07
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 $3,058 $4,508 $6,786 $9,001 $5,607 $6,979 $9,012 $10,972 $5,607 $6,979 $9,012 $10,972
Child Care $0 $8,135 $12,186 $16,236 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,135 $12,186 $16,236
Medical $2,473 $7,229 $6,885 $6,967 $5,817 $6,885 $6,967 $6,687 $5,817 $6,885 $6,967 $6,687
Housing $5,676 $8,892 $8,892 $11,148 $6,816 $8,892 $8,892 $11,148 $5,676 $8,892 $8,892 $11,148
Transportation $4,866 $8,867 $10,426 $12,063 $8,867 $10,426 $12,063 $11,925 $8,867 $10,426 $12,063 $11,925
Other $2,785 $4,633 $5,030 $5,855 $4,633 $5,030 $5,855 $5,729 $4,633 $5,030 $5,855 $5,729
Required annual income after taxes $18,859 $42,263 $50,206 $61,270 $31,740 $38,212 $42,788 $46,461 $30,600 $46,347 $54,974 $62,697
Annual taxes $3,747 $8,193 $9,698 $11,861 $6,199 $7,425 $8,292 $9,055 $6,040 $8,966 $10,601 $12,132
Required annual income before taxes $22,606 $50,456 $59,904 $73,131 $37,940 $45,637 $51,080 $55,517 $53,718 $36,641 $55,314 $65,575 $74,829

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $76,207
Business & Financial Operations $57,937
Computer & Mathematical $63,503
Architecture & Engineering $62,330
Life, Physical, & Social Science $49,564
Community & Social Service $45,521
Legal $59,285
Education, Training, & Library $40,367
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $30,306
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $62,350
Healthcare Support $33,104
Protective Service $56,415
Food Preparation & Serving Related $20,441
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $29,606
Personal Care & Service $22,982
Sales & Related $22,611
Office & Administrative Support $33,690
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $0
Construction & Extraction $53,215
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $42,126
Production $36,705
Transportation & Material Moving $34,483