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 $11.31 $23.40 $26.97 $32.65 $18.54 $22.29 $24.86 $27.27 $25.13 $8.91 $12.84 $14.83 $16.73
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 $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 $2,994 $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 $5,895 $8,306 $10,717 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,895 $8,306 $10,717
Medical $2,392 $7,662 $7,318 $7,401 $5,495 $7,318 $7,401 $7,120 $5,495 $7,318 $7,401 $7,120
Housing $6,838 $9,583 $9,583 $12,350 $8,149 $9,583 $9,583 $12,350 $6,838 $9,583 $9,583 $12,350
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 $19,670 $40,673 $46,855 $56,674 $32,253 $38,737 $43,200 $47,348 $30,942 $44,632 $51,506 $58,065
Annual taxes $3,860 $8,005 $9,239 $11,242 $6,315 $7,619 $8,509 $9,382 $6,132 $8,795 $10,166 $11,520
Required annual income before taxes $23,530 $48,678 $56,094 $67,916 $38,568 $46,356 $51,709 $56,729 $52,271 $37,074 $53,427 $61,672 $69,584

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $83,069
Business & Financial Operations $76,711
Computer & Mathematical $78,378
Architecture & Engineering $87,821
Life, Physical, & Social Science $68,142
Community & Social Service $43,072
Legal $58,020
Education, Training, & Library $47,588
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $65,303
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $52,279
Healthcare Support $25,132
Protective Service $36,396
Food Preparation & Serving Related $19,196
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $21,593
Personal Care & Service $19,474
Sales & Related $21,850
Office & Administrative Support $31,931
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $30,882
Construction & Extraction $55,149
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $55,479
Production $41,313
Transportation & Material Moving $26,284