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 $11.10 $25.45 $30.71 $40.68 $18.69 $22.63 $25.85 $29.94 $17.81 $8.96 $13.75 $17.05 $20.77
Poverty Wage $5.80 $7.81 $9.82 $11.83 $7.81 $9.82 $11.83 $13.84 $3.90 $4.91 $5.91 $6.92
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 $3,564 $5,245 $7,893 $10,476 $6,533 $8,124 $10,487 $12,773 $6,533 $8,124 $10,487 $12,773
Child Care $0 $8,260 $13,911 $19,562 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,260 $13,911 $19,562
Medical $2,150 $6,828 $6,547 $6,604 $5,139 $6,547 $6,604 $6,274 $5,139 $6,547 $6,604 $6,274
Housing $7,404 $11,604 $11,604 $16,896 $8,796 $11,604 $11,604 $16,896 $7,404 $11,604 $11,604 $16,896
Transportation $3,860 $7,975 $8,373 $10,051 $7,975 $8,373 $10,051 $10,013 $7,975 $8,373 $10,051 $10,013
Other $2,803 $4,533 $4,999 $6,395 $4,533 $4,999 $6,395 $5,932 $4,533 $4,999 $6,395 $5,932
Required annual income after taxes $19,781 $44,445 $53,327 $69,984 $32,977 $39,647 $45,141 $51,888 $31,585 $47,907 $59,052 $71,450
Annual taxes $3,303 $8,482 $10,553 $14,624 $5,897 $7,417 $8,630 $10,380 $5,702 $9,283 $11,889 $14,964
Required annual income before taxes $23,084 $52,927 $63,879 $84,608 $38,874 $47,064 $53,771 $62,268 $55,570 $37,288 $57,190 $70,942 $86,413

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $95,776
Business & Financial Operations $65,764
Computer & Mathematical $68,860
Architecture & Engineering $80,176
Life, Physical, & Social Science $63,632
Community & Social Service $38,673
Legal $69,147
Education, Training, & Library $50,809
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $38,438
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $85,998
Healthcare Support $35,311
Protective Service $50,030
Food Preparation & Serving Related $23,606
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $27,685
Personal Care & Service $23,872
Sales & Related $26,988
Office & Administrative Support $34,502
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $23,432
Construction & Extraction $52,982
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $48,903
Production $32,370
Transportation & Material Moving $35,188