Living Wage Calculation for Ogden-Clearfield, 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 $10.87 $23.17 $28.36 $37.46 $18.06 $21.35 $24.49 $27.81 $16.35 $8.67 $12.58 $15.82 $19.15
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 $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 $6,592 $10,138 $10,138 $14,474 $7,906 $10,138 $10,138 $14,474 $6,592 $10,138 $10,138 $14,474
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 $18,986 $40,480 $49,557 $65,453 $31,539 $37,296 $42,791 $48,581 $30,225 $43,942 $55,283 $66,919
Annual taxes $3,629 $7,713 $9,439 $12,472 $6,022 $7,104 $8,148 $9,256 $5,839 $8,370 $10,527 $12,749
Required annual income before taxes $22,615 $48,193 $58,996 $77,925 $37,561 $44,400 $50,939 $57,837 $51,009 $36,064 $52,312 $65,810 $79,668

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $77,234
Business & Financial Operations $61,428
Computer & Mathematical $76,147
Architecture & Engineering $78,946
Life, Physical, & Social Science $51,865
Community & Social Service $37,372
Legal $53,228
Education, Training, & Library $42,804
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $35,803
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $60,690
Healthcare Support $27,880
Protective Service $36,910
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,649
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $23,165
Personal Care & Service $22,396
Sales & Related $25,861
Office & Administrative Support $31,867
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $25,215
Construction & Extraction $39,319
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $48,319
Production $34,450
Transportation & Material Moving $32,001