Living Wage Calculation for The Villages, 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 $10.73 $22.96 $26.92 $33.50 $17.54 $21.39 $23.84 $26.74 $24.49 $8.63 $12.57 $14.74 $17.13
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 $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 $2,994 $4,413 $6,644 $8,812 $5,489 $6,832 $8,822 $10,741 $5,489 $6,832 $8,822 $10,741
Child Care $0 $6,820 $10,280 $13,739 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,820 $10,280 $13,739
Medical $2,555 $8,476 $8,132 $8,214 $6,297 $8,132 $8,214 $7,933 $6,297 $8,132 $8,214 $7,933
Housing $6,588 $9,084 $9,084 $12,996 $7,116 $9,084 $9,084 $12,996 $6,588 $9,084 $9,084 $12,996
Transportation $4,623 $8,424 $9,905 $11,459 $8,424 $9,905 $11,459 $11,329 $8,424 $9,905 $11,459 $11,329
Other $2,824 $4,697 $5,099 $5,935 $4,697 $5,099 $5,935 $5,808 $4,697 $5,099 $5,935 $5,808
Required annual income after taxes $19,584 $41,912 $49,144 $61,155 $32,022 $39,052 $43,514 $48,807 $31,494 $45,872 $53,794 $62,546
Annual taxes $2,732 $5,847 $6,856 $8,531 $4,467 $5,448 $6,070 $6,809 $4,393 $6,399 $7,504 $8,725
Required annual income before taxes $22,315 $47,759 $55,999 $69,687 $36,489 $44,500 $49,585 $55,616 $50,934 $35,887 $52,271 $61,299 $71,272

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $87,256
Business & Financial Operations $62,453
Computer & Mathematical $69,881
Architecture & Engineering $79,221
Life, Physical, & Social Science $66,064
Community & Social Service $36,787
Legal $0
Education, Training, & Library $0
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $39,976
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $57,978
Healthcare Support $28,465
Protective Service $45,150
Food Preparation & Serving Related $20,266
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $22,169
Personal Care & Service $20,595
Sales & Related $22,961
Office & Administrative Support $31,674
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $25,090
Construction & Extraction $34,904
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $38,649
Production $31,180
Transportation & Material Moving $28,619