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 $11.49 $25.85 $31.64 $41.25 $18.95 $23.49 $26.30 $30.63 $27.62 $9.10 $14.20 $17.29 $21.15
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 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00 $11.00

*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 $3,573 $5,267 $7,929 $10,517 $6,551 $8,154 $10,529 $12,820 $6,551 $8,154 $10,529 $12,820
Child Care $0 $8,311 $13,997 $19,683 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,311 $13,997 $19,683
Medical $2,121 $6,965 $6,622 $6,704 $5,271 $6,622 $6,704 $6,423 $5,271 $6,622 $6,704 $6,423
Housing $7,572 $11,880 $11,880 $17,280 $8,952 $11,880 $11,880 $17,280 $7,572 $11,880 $11,880 $17,280
Transportation $4,206 $7,664 $9,011 $10,425 $7,664 $9,011 $10,425 $10,307 $7,664 $9,011 $10,425 $10,307
Other $2,976 $4,951 $5,375 $6,256 $4,951 $5,375 $6,256 $6,121 $4,951 $5,375 $6,256 $6,121
Required annual income after taxes $20,448 $45,037 $54,814 $70,866 $33,388 $41,042 $45,795 $52,952 $32,008 $49,353 $59,792 $72,635
Annual taxes $3,453 $8,724 $10,997 $14,933 $6,036 $7,818 $8,900 $10,768 $5,844 $9,727 $12,154 $15,344
Required annual income before taxes $23,902 $53,761 $65,811 $85,798 $39,424 $48,860 $54,694 $63,720 $57,451 $37,852 $59,080 $71,946 $87,979

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $98,067
Business & Financial Operations $67,453
Computer & Mathematical $73,029
Architecture & Engineering $89,241
Life, Physical, & Social Science $60,581
Community & Social Service $39,503
Legal $66,126
Education, Training, & Library $56,230
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $39,534
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $90,249
Healthcare Support $35,429
Protective Service $53,689
Food Preparation & Serving Related $24,607
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $27,446
Personal Care & Service $24,247
Sales & Related $27,415
Office & Administrative Support $35,686
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $25,008
Construction & Extraction $52,979
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $48,957
Production $33,176
Transportation & Material Moving $37,888