Living Wage Calculation for Ocala, 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 $11.08 $23.34 $27.30 $33.56 $18.08 $21.78 $24.22 $26.80 $24.87 $8.80 $12.76 $14.93 $17.16
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 $7,224 $9,780 $9,780 $13,104 $8,088 $9,780 $9,780 $13,104 $7,224 $9,780 $9,780 $13,104
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 $20,220 $42,608 $49,840 $61,263 $32,994 $39,748 $44,210 $48,915 $32,130 $46,568 $54,490 $62,654
Annual taxes $2,821 $5,944 $6,953 $8,546 $4,603 $5,545 $6,167 $6,824 $4,482 $6,496 $7,601 $8,740
Required annual income before taxes $23,040 $48,552 $56,792 $69,810 $37,596 $45,293 $50,378 $55,739 $51,727 $36,612 $53,064 $62,092 $71,395

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $80,806
Business & Financial Operations $56,425
Computer & Mathematical $64,398
Architecture & Engineering $57,783
Life, Physical, & Social Science $42,774
Community & Social Service $39,482
Legal $51,683
Education, Training, & Library $41,879
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $36,591
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $57,680
Healthcare Support $27,971
Protective Service $34,524
Food Preparation & Serving Related $20,122
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $24,216
Personal Care & Service $22,930
Sales & Related $23,804
Office & Administrative Support $29,648
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $25,265
Construction & Extraction $33,279
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $37,034
Production $30,059
Transportation & Material Moving $28,660