Living Wage Calculation for Stockton-Lodi, CA

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 $10.91 $24.23 $29.04 $36.76 $18.13 $23.23 $25.99 $30.11 $13.79 $8.67 $13.79 $15.98 $18.84
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 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00

*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 $3,560 $5,390 $8,023 $10,601 $6,527 $8,260 $10,608 $12,889 $6,527 $8,260 $10,608 $12,889
Child Care $0 $7,411 $10,111 $12,812 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,411 $10,111 $12,812
Medical $1,998 $6,439 $6,152 $6,313 $5,066 $6,152 $6,313 $6,170 $5,066 $6,152 $6,313 $6,170
Housing $7,392 $11,604 $11,604 $16,908 $8,820 $11,604 $11,604 $16,908 $7,392 $11,604 $11,604 $16,908
Transportation $3,768 $7,155 $9,346 $10,196 $7,155 $9,346 $10,196 $10,231 $7,155 $9,346 $10,196 $10,231
Other $2,799 $4,565 $5,497 $6,845 $4,565 $5,497 $6,845 $6,235 $4,565 $5,497 $6,845 $6,235
Required annual income after taxes $19,517 $42,563 $50,733 $63,674 $32,133 $40,859 $45,566 $52,433 $30,705 $48,270 $55,677 $65,245
Annual taxes $3,171 $7,833 $9,661 $12,783 $5,576 $7,462 $8,485 $10,193 $5,380 $9,094 $10,800 $13,145
Required annual income before taxes $22,688 $50,396 $60,394 $76,458 $37,709 $48,321 $54,051 $62,626 $57,364 $36,085 $57,364 $66,477 $78,390

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $92,430
Business & Financial Operations $64,060
Computer & Mathematical $65,670
Architecture & Engineering $78,280
Life, Physical, & Social Science $71,610
Community & Social Service $50,850
Legal $88,530
Education, Training, & Library $52,000
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $37,250
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $84,500
Healthcare Support $30,660
Protective Service $57,170
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,900
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $26,550
Personal Care & Service $21,820
Sales & Related $24,800
Office & Administrative Support $35,000
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $19,680
Construction & Extraction $49,530
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $47,010
Production $31,660
Transportation & Material Moving $33,600