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 $10.68 $22.83 $26.43 $32.74 $18.00 $21.98 $24.42 $27.41 $24.48 $8.60 $12.50 $14.49 $16.75
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 $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 $2,994 $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 $5,512 $8,317 $11,122 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,512 $8,317 $11,122
Medical $2,174 $7,820 $7,477 $7,559 $5,906 $7,477 $7,559 $7,278 $5,906 $7,477 $7,559 $7,278
Housing $6,888 $10,800 $10,800 $14,880 $8,340 $10,800 $10,800 $14,880 $6,888 $10,800 $10,800 $14,880
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 $19,502 $41,665 $48,241 $59,767 $32,855 $40,113 $44,575 $50,036 $31,403 $45,625 $52,892 $61,158
Annual taxes $2,721 $5,812 $6,730 $8,338 $4,583 $5,596 $6,218 $6,980 $4,381 $6,365 $7,378 $8,532
Required annual income before taxes $22,222 $47,477 $54,971 $68,105 $37,438 $45,708 $50,793 $57,016 $50,909 $35,783 $51,989 $60,271 $69,690

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $87,564
Business & Financial Operations $58,287
Computer & Mathematical $59,429
Architecture & Engineering $76,485
Life, Physical, & Social Science $58,256
Community & Social Service $45,305
Legal $64,079
Education, Training, & Library $43,895
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $37,692
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $57,577
Healthcare Support $27,189
Protective Service $43,720
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,803
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $22,848
Personal Care & Service $20,142
Sales & Related $24,926
Office & Administrative Support $31,067
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $25,245
Construction & Extraction $36,869
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $39,009
Production $29,884
Transportation & Material Moving $31,859