Living Wage Calculation for Logan, UT

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 $10.27 $21.13 $27.38 $35.42 $16.78 $21.05 $23.74 $26.71 $12.19 $8.24 $12.19 $15.10 $18.16
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 $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 $3,560 $5,390 $8,023 $10,601 $6,527 $8,260 $10,608 $12,889 $6,527 $8,260 $10,608 $12,889
Child Care $0 $5,836 $11,329 $16,822 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,836 $11,329 $16,822
Medical $2,084 $6,072 $5,786 $5,946 $4,762 $5,786 $5,946 $5,804 $4,762 $5,786 $5,946 $5,804
Housing $5,748 $7,896 $7,896 $11,508 $6,300 $7,896 $7,896 $11,508 $5,748 $7,896 $7,896 $11,508
Transportation $3,768 $7,155 $9,346 $10,196 $7,155 $9,346 $10,196 $10,231 $7,155 $9,346 $10,196 $10,231
Other $2,799 $4,565 $5,497 $6,845 $4,565 $5,497 $6,845 $6,235 $4,565 $5,497 $6,845 $6,235
Required annual income after taxes $17,959 $36,913 $47,876 $61,918 $29,310 $36,784 $41,491 $46,666 $28,758 $42,620 $52,820 $63,488
Annual taxes $3,411 $7,028 $9,083 $11,750 $5,587 $7,004 $7,886 $8,892 $5,511 $8,098 $10,009 $12,045
Required annual income before taxes $21,370 $43,942 $56,959 $73,668 $34,896 $43,789 $49,377 $55,559 $50,718 $34,269 $50,718 $62,829 $75,533

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $68,260
Business & Financial Operations $51,510
Computer & Mathematical $56,420
Architecture & Engineering $47,400
Life, Physical, & Social Science $45,090
Community & Social Service $38,710
Legal $48,820
Education, Training, & Library $43,960
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $33,610
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $53,860
Healthcare Support $23,270
Protective Service $33,610
Food Preparation & Serving Related $18,600
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $20,820
Personal Care & Service $19,510
Sales & Related $21,640
Office & Administrative Support $26,140
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $27,690
Construction & Extraction $33,320
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $36,580
Production $29,780
Transportation & Material Moving $29,370