Living Wage Calculation for Enid, OK

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 $10.51 $22.93 $28.12 $36.03 $17.73 $21.63 $24.18 $27.20 $24.61 $8.54 $12.60 $15.39 $18.41
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 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25

*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 $2,994 $4,413 $6,644 $8,812 $5,489 $6,832 $8,822 $10,741 $5,489 $6,832 $8,822 $10,741
Child Care $0 $6,235 $11,511 $16,787 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,235 $11,511 $16,787
Medical $2,165 $7,204 $6,861 $6,943 $5,437 $6,861 $6,943 $6,662 $5,437 $6,861 $6,943 $6,662
Housing $5,868 $9,204 $9,204 $13,116 $7,044 $9,204 $9,204 $13,116 $5,868 $9,204 $9,204 $13,116
Transportation $4,623 $8,424 $9,905 $11,459 $8,424 $9,905 $11,459 $11,329 $8,424 $9,905 $11,459 $11,329
Other $2,824 $4,697 $5,099 $5,935 $4,697 $5,099 $5,935 $5,808 $4,697 $5,099 $5,935 $5,808
Required annual income after taxes $18,474 $40,176 $49,223 $63,052 $31,090 $37,900 $42,363 $47,656 $29,914 $44,135 $53,874 $64,443
Annual taxes $3,379 $7,521 $9,258 $11,885 $5,781 $7,084 $7,941 $8,929 $5,617 $8,282 $10,151 $12,152
Required annual income before taxes $21,853 $47,697 $58,482 $74,937 $36,870 $44,985 $50,304 $56,585 $51,196 $35,530 $52,417 $64,025 $76,595

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $82,122
Business & Financial Operations $55,108
Computer & Mathematical $67,576
Architecture & Engineering $0
Life, Physical, & Social Science $0
Community & Social Service $38,093
Legal $65,262
Education, Training, & Library $37,116
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $30,337
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $56,950
Healthcare Support $25,018
Protective Service $0
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,237
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $22,889
Personal Care & Service $20,492
Sales & Related $25,234
Office & Administrative Support $31,026
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $33,536
Construction & Extraction $45,315
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $47,897
Production $31,756
Transportation & Material Moving $32,312