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 $11.70 $23.73 $27.16 $34.26 $18.45 $21.67 $24.52 $27.39 $16.49 $9.20 $12.69 $15.06 $17.44
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 $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 $8,892 $10,764 $10,764 $14,916 $8,988 $10,764 $10,764 $14,916 $8,892 $10,764 $10,764 $14,916
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 $21,353 $43,316 $49,570 $62,546 $33,671 $39,548 $44,750 $50,006 $33,575 $46,326 $54,966 $63,660
Annual taxes $2,979 $6,043 $6,915 $8,725 $4,697 $5,517 $6,243 $6,976 $4,684 $6,462 $7,668 $8,881
Required annual income before taxes $24,332 $49,359 $56,485 $71,271 $38,368 $45,065 $50,992 $56,981 $51,460 $38,259 $52,788 $62,633 $72,540

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $91,430
Business & Financial Operations $57,380
Computer & Mathematical $62,146
Architecture & Engineering $63,181
Life, Physical, & Social Science $51,496
Community & Social Service $39,873
Legal $60,578
Education, Training, & Library $47,611
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $39,237
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $55,934
Healthcare Support $25,830
Protective Service $35,660
Food Preparation & Serving Related $20,336
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $22,038
Personal Care & Service $21,997
Sales & Related $23,667
Office & Administrative Support $29,541
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $26,947
Construction & Extraction $34,051
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $39,360
Production $32,339
Transportation & Material Moving $28,485