Living Wage Calculation for Warner Robins, GA

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 $10.94 $22.04 $27.16 $33.41 $17.48 $22.00 $24.48 $26.79 $12.60 $8.65 $12.60 $14.88 $17.07
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 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25

*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 $2,983 $4,516 $6,722 $8,882 $5,469 $6,921 $8,888 $10,799 $5,469 $6,921 $8,888 $10,799
Child Care $0 $5,566 $9,171 $12,776 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,566 $9,171 $12,776
Medical $2,078 $6,655 $6,369 $6,529 $5,082 $6,369 $6,529 $6,387 $5,082 $6,369 $6,529 $6,387
Housing $7,208 $9,295 $9,295 $12,010 $7,553 $9,295 $9,295 $12,010 $7,208 $9,295 $9,295 $12,010
Transportation $4,401 $8,358 $10,918 $11,911 $8,358 $10,918 $11,911 $11,951 $8,358 $10,918 $11,911 $11,951
Other $2,458 $4,008 $4,826 $6,010 $4,008 $4,826 $6,010 $5,474 $4,008 $4,826 $6,010 $5,474
Required annual income after taxes $19,128 $38,399 $47,301 $58,118 $30,471 $38,329 $42,633 $46,622 $30,126 $43,895 $51,804 $59,398
Annual taxes $3,631 $7,443 $9,201 $11,374 $5,887 $7,429 $8,279 $9,105 $5,839 $8,528 $10,090 $11,627
Required annual income before taxes $22,759 $45,842 $56,502 $69,492 $36,357 $45,758 $50,912 $55,726 $52,423 $35,965 $52,423 $61,894 $71,024

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $82,560
Business & Financial Operations $70,690
Computer & Mathematical $68,960
Architecture & Engineering $81,890
Life, Physical, & Social Science $64,430
Community & Social Service $34,770
Legal $67,220
Education, Training, & Library $45,380
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $54,860
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $48,180
Healthcare Support $23,210
Protective Service $34,510
Food Preparation & Serving Related $18,220
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $19,730
Personal Care & Service $18,770
Sales & Related $20,070
Office & Administrative Support $29,270
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $24,120
Construction & Extraction $50,720
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $52,670
Production $40,480
Transportation & Material Moving $24,190