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 $10.03 $22.73 $26.16 $32.82 $17.21 $20.67 $23.52 $25.95 $15.83 $8.37 $12.19 $14.56 $16.71
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 $8.25 $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 $5,856 $8,940 $8,940 $12,276 $6,732 $8,940 $8,940 $12,276 $5,856 $8,940 $8,940 $12,276
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 $18,317 $41,492 $47,746 $59,906 $31,415 $37,724 $42,926 $47,366 $30,539 $44,502 $53,142 $61,020
Annual taxes $2,555 $5,788 $6,661 $8,357 $4,382 $5,262 $5,988 $6,607 $4,260 $6,208 $7,413 $8,512
Required annual income before taxes $20,872 $47,281 $54,407 $68,263 $35,798 $42,986 $48,914 $53,973 $49,381 $34,799 $50,710 $60,555 $69,532

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $77,777
Business & Financial Operations $49,815
Computer & Mathematical $47,591
Architecture & Engineering $65,088
Life, Physical, & Social Science $43,655
Community & Social Service $43,522
Legal $63,735
Education, Training, & Library $36,172
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $37,423
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $56,683
Healthcare Support $24,949
Protective Service $42,404
Food Preparation & Serving Related $20,193
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $21,689
Personal Care & Service $21,269
Sales & Related $22,519
Office & Administrative Support $27,245
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $20,736
Construction & Extraction $30,094
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $37,269
Production $26,814
Transportation & Material Moving $21,597