Living Wage Calculation for Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, 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 $11.13 $22.99 $28.09 $34.80 $17.28 $21.72 $24.07 $26.81 $13.00 $8.59 $13.00 $15.28 $17.75
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 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05 $8.05

*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 $2,983 $4,516 $6,722 $8,882 $5,469 $6,921 $8,888 $10,799 $5,469 $6,921 $8,888 $10,799
Child Care $0 $7,818 $11,857 $15,896 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,818 $11,857 $15,896
Medical $2,235 $7,282 $6,995 $7,156 $5,299 $6,995 $7,156 $7,014 $5,299 $6,995 $7,156 $7,014
Housing $8,280 $10,056 $10,056 $13,788 $8,472 $10,056 $10,056 $13,788 $8,280 $10,056 $10,056 $13,788
Transportation $4,401 $8,358 $10,918 $11,911 $8,358 $10,918 $11,911 $11,951 $8,358 $10,918 $11,911 $11,951
Other $2,458 $4,008 $4,826 $6,010 $4,008 $4,826 $6,010 $5,474 $4,008 $4,826 $6,010 $5,474
Required annual income after taxes $20,356 $42,038 $51,374 $63,642 $31,606 $39,716 $44,020 $49,026 $31,414 $47,534 $55,877 $64,922
Annual taxes $2,797 $5,776 $7,059 $8,745 $4,343 $5,457 $6,049 $6,736 $4,317 $6,531 $7,678 $8,921
Required annual income before taxes $23,154 $47,814 $58,433 $72,387 $35,949 $45,173 $50,069 $55,762 $54,065 $35,731 $54,065 $63,555 $73,842

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $87,820
Business & Financial Operations $55,340
Computer & Mathematical $60,420
Architecture & Engineering $61,370
Life, Physical, & Social Science $49,400
Community & Social Service $37,680
Legal $57,260
Education, Training, & Library $42,270
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $37,040
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $54,140
Healthcare Support $24,070
Protective Service $33,790
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,110
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $20,760
Personal Care & Service $19,690
Sales & Related $22,440
Office & Administrative Support $28,060
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $25,160
Construction & Extraction $30,960
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $37,900
Production $32,500
Transportation & Material Moving $26,840