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 $10.99 $23.22 $26.65 $33.34 $17.96 $21.16 $24.01 $26.47 $16.16 $8.84 $12.44 $14.80 $16.98
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 $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 $7,596 $9,840 $9,840 $13,236 $8,100 $9,840 $9,840 $13,236 $7,596 $9,840 $9,840 $13,236
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 $20,057 $42,392 $48,646 $60,866 $32,783 $38,624 $43,826 $48,326 $32,279 $45,402 $54,042 $61,980
Annual taxes $2,798 $5,914 $6,786 $8,491 $4,573 $5,388 $6,114 $6,741 $4,503 $6,334 $7,539 $8,646
Required annual income before taxes $22,855 $48,306 $55,432 $69,357 $37,356 $44,012 $49,939 $55,067 $50,407 $36,782 $51,736 $61,580 $70,626

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $85,372
Business & Financial Operations $58,036
Computer & Mathematical $55,791
Architecture & Engineering $54,766
Life, Physical, & Social Science $47,827
Community & Social Service $40,816
Legal $65,651
Education, Training, & Library $40,365
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $36,060
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $58,189
Healthcare Support $27,972
Protective Service $36,347
Food Preparation & Serving Related $20,008
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $23,329
Personal Care & Service $22,550
Sales & Related $24,067
Office & Administrative Support $29,141
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $24,774
Construction & Extraction $32,185
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $35,332
Production $29,469
Transportation & Material Moving $27,060