Living Wage Calculation for Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, 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 $12.70 $25.19 $29.15 $35.97 $19.69 $23.62 $26.07 $29.20 $26.72 $9.61 $13.68 $15.85 $18.37
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 $10,188 $13,152 $13,152 $17,496 $11,028 $13,152 $13,152 $17,496 $10,188 $13,152 $13,152 $17,496
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 $23,184 $45,980 $53,212 $65,655 $35,934 $43,120 $47,582 $53,307 $35,094 $49,940 $57,862 $67,046
Annual taxes $3,234 $6,414 $7,423 $9,159 $5,013 $6,015 $6,638 $7,436 $4,896 $6,967 $8,072 $9,353
Required annual income before taxes $26,418 $52,395 $60,635 $74,814 $40,946 $49,135 $54,220 $60,744 $55,570 $39,989 $56,906 $65,934 $76,399

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $97,913
Business & Financial Operations $61,785
Computer & Mathematical $77,637
Architecture & Engineering $70,508
Life, Physical, & Social Science $57,135
Community & Social Service $41,015
Legal $73,481
Education, Training, & Library $46,056
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $44,883
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $61,250
Healthcare Support $28,701
Protective Service $31,119
Food Preparation & Serving Related $22,488
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $23,887
Personal Care & Service $23,177
Sales & Related $25,224
Office & Administrative Support $31,983
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $19,690
Construction & Extraction $37,805
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $39,914
Production $30,234
Transportation & Material Moving $29,401