Living Wage Calculation for Toledo, OH

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 $10.35 $22.29 $26.59 $33.20 $17.30 $20.63 $23.21 $25.83 $23.94 $8.35 $12.30 $14.64 $17.00
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 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30 $8.30

*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 $3,058 $4,508 $6,786 $9,001 $5,607 $6,979 $9,012 $10,972 $5,607 $6,979 $9,012 $10,972
Child Care $0 $7,037 $10,749 $14,461 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,037 $10,749 $14,461
Medical $2,332 $6,081 $5,737 $5,819 $5,182 $5,737 $5,819 $5,539 $5,182 $5,737 $5,819 $5,539
Housing $5,580 $8,712 $8,712 $11,928 $6,684 $8,712 $8,712 $11,928 $5,580 $8,712 $8,712 $11,928
Transportation $4,866 $8,867 $10,426 $12,063 $8,867 $10,426 $12,063 $11,925 $8,867 $10,426 $12,063 $11,925
Other $2,785 $4,633 $5,030 $5,855 $4,633 $5,030 $5,855 $5,729 $4,633 $5,030 $5,855 $5,729
Required annual income after taxes $18,622 $39,837 $47,441 $59,127 $30,972 $36,884 $41,460 $46,093 $29,868 $43,921 $52,209 $60,554
Annual taxes $2,899 $6,529 $7,871 $9,927 $5,007 $6,021 $6,816 $7,627 $4,853 $7,250 $8,713 $10,179
Required annual income before taxes $21,521 $46,367 $55,312 $69,054 $35,980 $42,905 $48,276 $53,720 $49,791 $34,722 $51,171 $60,922 $70,733

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $91,617
Business & Financial Operations $59,316
Computer & Mathematical $63,914
Architecture & Engineering $73,008
Life, Physical, & Social Science $61,167
Community & Social Service $43,319
Legal $66,064
Education, Training, & Library $47,506
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $34,585
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $60,602
Healthcare Support $27,693
Protective Service $41,632
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,957
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $23,732
Personal Care & Service $22,796
Sales & Related $25,646
Office & Administrative Support $34,256
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $33,135
Construction & Extraction $51,487
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $43,998
Production $39,081
Transportation & Material Moving $30,789