Living Wage Calculation for San Angelo, TX

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 $10.14 $21.86 $26.23 $32.56 $17.09 $21.96 $24.32 $27.41 $12.43 $8.10 $12.43 $14.35 $16.63
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 $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 $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 $5,301 $7,999 $10,697 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,301 $7,999 $10,697
Medical $2,158 $7,216 $6,929 $7,090 $5,239 $6,929 $7,090 $6,947 $5,239 $6,929 $7,090 $6,947
Housing $6,552 $10,572 $10,572 $14,952 $8,172 $10,572 $10,572 $14,952 $6,552 $10,572 $10,572 $14,952
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 $18,552 $39,970 $47,966 $59,541 $31,246 $40,166 $44,470 $50,124 $29,626 $45,467 $52,469 $60,821
Annual taxes $2,549 $5,492 $6,591 $8,181 $4,293 $5,519 $6,110 $6,887 $4,071 $6,247 $7,210 $8,357
Required annual income before taxes $21,101 $45,463 $54,557 $67,722 $35,540 $45,685 $50,581 $57,011 $51,714 $33,697 $51,714 $59,679 $69,178

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $81,840
Business & Financial Operations $55,560
Computer & Mathematical $55,150
Architecture & Engineering $73,940
Life, Physical, & Social Science $50,260
Community & Social Service $40,700
Legal $50,260
Education, Training, & Library $40,740
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $35,930
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $50,970
Healthcare Support $23,520
Protective Service $39,180
Food Preparation & Serving Related $18,790
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $21,040
Personal Care & Service $18,440
Sales & Related $22,280
Office & Administrative Support $27,320
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $21,250
Construction & Extraction $35,080
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $36,790
Production $30,560
Transportation & Material Moving $27,600