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 $12.16 $25.07 $29.03 $36.07 $19.17 $23.50 $25.95 $29.30 $26.60 $9.34 $13.62 $15.79 $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 $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 $2,994 $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 $6,820 $10,280 $13,739 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,820 $10,280 $13,739
Medical $2,555 $8,476 $8,132 $8,214 $6,297 $8,132 $8,214 $7,933 $6,297 $8,132 $8,214 $7,933
Housing $9,192 $12,936 $12,936 $17,676 $10,092 $12,936 $12,936 $17,676 $9,192 $12,936 $12,936 $17,676
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 $22,188 $45,764 $52,996 $65,835 $34,998 $42,904 $47,366 $53,487 $34,098 $49,724 $57,646 $67,226
Annual taxes $3,095 $6,384 $7,393 $9,184 $4,882 $5,985 $6,608 $7,462 $4,757 $6,936 $8,042 $9,378
Required annual income before taxes $25,283 $52,149 $60,389 $75,019 $39,880 $48,889 $53,974 $60,949 $55,323 $38,854 $56,660 $65,688 $76,605

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $92,543
Business & Financial Operations $60,283
Computer & Mathematical $67,453
Architecture & Engineering $62,772
Life, Physical, & Social Science $53,843
Community & Social Service $41,087
Legal $59,738
Education, Training, & Library $42,527
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $40,151
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $62,906
Healthcare Support $30,913
Protective Service $44,420
Food Preparation & Serving Related $23,321
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $25,728
Personal Care & Service $23,043
Sales & Related $26,603
Office & Administrative Support $33,608
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $20,667
Construction & Extraction $37,095
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $39,184
Production $33,505
Transportation & Material Moving $28,105