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 $10.15 $22.09 $27.29 $36.05 $17.38 $20.27 $23.41 $26.39 $15.63 $8.31 $12.04 $15.28 $18.44
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 $3,564 $5,245 $7,893 $10,476 $6,533 $8,124 $10,487 $12,773 $6,533 $8,124 $10,487 $12,773
Child Care $0 $6,646 $12,492 $18,338 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,646 $12,492 $18,338
Medical $2,167 $5,943 $5,662 $5,720 $4,591 $5,662 $5,720 $5,389 $4,591 $5,662 $5,720 $5,389
Housing $5,280 $8,172 $8,172 $11,892 $6,660 $8,172 $8,172 $11,892 $5,280 $8,172 $8,172 $11,892
Transportation $3,860 $7,975 $8,373 $10,051 $7,975 $8,373 $10,051 $10,013 $7,975 $8,373 $10,051 $10,013
Other $2,803 $4,533 $4,999 $6,395 $4,533 $4,999 $6,395 $5,932 $4,533 $4,999 $6,395 $5,932
Required annual income after taxes $17,674 $38,514 $47,591 $62,871 $30,293 $35,330 $40,825 $45,999 $28,913 $41,976 $53,317 $64,337
Annual taxes $3,446 $7,439 $9,165 $12,112 $5,848 $6,830 $7,874 $8,896 $5,656 $8,095 $10,253 $12,389
Required annual income before taxes $21,120 $45,953 $56,756 $74,984 $36,141 $42,160 $48,698 $54,895 $48,769 $34,568 $50,072 $63,570 $76,726

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $69,136
Business & Financial Operations $53,321
Computer & Mathematical $57,205
Architecture & Engineering $56,068
Life, Physical, & Social Science $48,995
Community & Social Service $36,982
Legal $48,226
Education, Training, & Library $46,668
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $37,628
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $55,268
Healthcare Support $26,086
Protective Service $35,957
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,680
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $23,288
Personal Care & Service $21,484
Sales & Related $22,140
Office & Administrative Support $27,542
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $31,580
Construction & Extraction $33,969
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $37,771
Production $31,898
Transportation & Material Moving $32,739