Living Wage Calculation for North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL

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 $11.88 $24.82 $28.25 $35.68 $18.96 $22.76 $25.61 $28.81 $17.22 $9.29 $13.24 $15.60 $18.15
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 $2,986 $4,394 $6,613 $8,777 $5,474 $6,807 $8,786 $10,702 $5,474 $6,807 $8,786 $10,702
Child Care $0 $6,778 $10,216 $13,654 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,778 $10,216 $13,654
Medical $2,583 $8,332 $8,051 $8,109 $6,161 $8,051 $8,109 $7,779 $6,161 $8,051 $8,109 $7,779
Housing $9,228 $12,756 $12,756 $17,508 $9,924 $12,756 $12,756 $17,508 $9,228 $12,756 $12,756 $17,508
Transportation $4,236 $8,754 $9,189 $11,032 $8,754 $9,189 $11,032 $10,989 $8,754 $9,189 $11,032 $10,989
Other $2,656 $4,294 $4,736 $6,059 $4,294 $4,736 $6,059 $5,620 $4,294 $4,736 $6,059 $5,620
Required annual income after taxes $21,689 $45,308 $51,562 $65,138 $34,607 $41,540 $46,742 $52,598 $33,911 $48,318 $56,958 $66,252
Annual taxes $3,026 $6,321 $7,193 $9,087 $4,828 $5,795 $6,520 $7,337 $4,731 $6,740 $7,946 $9,242
Required annual income before taxes $24,714 $51,629 $58,755 $74,225 $39,435 $47,335 $53,262 $59,935 $53,729 $38,642 $55,058 $64,903 $75,494

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $96,135
Business & Financial Operations $58,394
Computer & Mathematical $62,802
Architecture & Engineering $60,506
Life, Physical, & Social Science $52,747
Community & Social Service $41,420
Legal $72,652
Education, Training, & Library $43,921
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $40,170
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $61,428
Healthcare Support $29,284
Protective Service $42,968
Food Preparation & Serving Related $22,714
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $23,852
Personal Care & Service $24,457
Sales & Related $26,209
Office & Administrative Support $31,847
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $20,049
Construction & Extraction $36,511
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $37,956
Production $31,837
Transportation & Material Moving $27,388