Living Wage Calculation for Sebring, 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 $10.04 $22.32 $27.43 $33.87 $16.30 $21.06 $23.41 $25.88 $12.67 $8.04 $12.67 $14.95 $17.28
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 $6,288 $8,844 $8,844 $12,084 $6,672 $8,844 $8,844 $12,084 $6,288 $8,844 $8,844 $12,084
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 $18,364 $40,826 $50,162 $61,938 $29,806 $38,504 $42,808 $47,322 $29,422 $46,322 $54,665 $63,218
Annual taxes $2,523 $5,610 $6,893 $8,511 $4,096 $5,291 $5,882 $6,502 $4,043 $6,365 $7,511 $8,687
Required annual income before taxes $20,888 $46,435 $57,055 $70,449 $33,902 $43,795 $48,690 $53,824 $52,687 $33,465 $52,687 $62,177 $71,904

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $72,430
Business & Financial Operations $48,980
Computer & Mathematical $48,360
Architecture & Engineering $67,710
Life, Physical, & Social Science $44,620
Community & Social Service $41,790
Legal $43,840
Education, Training, & Library $35,640
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $32,600
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $56,000
Healthcare Support $23,810
Protective Service $35,870
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,090
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $20,240
Personal Care & Service $19,610
Sales & Related $23,100
Office & Administrative Support $25,210
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $19,360
Construction & Extraction $28,470
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $33,520
Production $24,290
Transportation & Material Moving $21,610