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 $11.21 $23.10 $26.11 $32.20 $18.21 $21.46 $24.46 $26.69 $16.19 $8.96 $12.42 $14.61 $16.42
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 $2,986 $4,394 $6,613 $8,777 $5,474 $6,807 $8,786 $10,702 $5,474 $6,807 $8,786 $10,702
Child Care $0 $5,858 $8,254 $10,651 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,858 $8,254 $10,651
Medical $2,420 $7,521 $7,241 $7,298 $5,363 $7,241 $7,298 $6,968 $5,363 $7,241 $7,298 $6,968
Housing $7,236 $9,317 $9,317 $12,047 $7,773 $9,317 $9,317 $12,047 $7,236 $9,317 $9,317 $12,047
Transportation $4,236 $8,754 $9,189 $11,032 $8,754 $9,189 $11,032 $10,989 $8,754 $9,189 $11,032 $10,989
Other $2,656 $4,294 $4,736 $6,059 $4,294 $4,736 $6,059 $5,620 $4,294 $4,736 $6,059 $5,620
Required annual income after taxes $19,533 $40,138 $45,350 $55,863 $31,658 $37,290 $42,491 $46,326 $31,120 $43,148 $50,745 $56,977
Annual taxes $3,786 $7,916 $8,959 $11,104 $6,212 $7,341 $8,382 $9,188 $6,137 $8,517 $10,039 $11,325
Required annual income before taxes $23,319 $48,054 $54,309 $66,967 $37,870 $44,631 $50,874 $55,514 $50,516 $37,257 $51,664 $60,784 $68,302

Typical Annual Salaries

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

Occupational Area Typical Annual Salary
Management $76,188
Business & Financial Operations $74,887
Computer & Mathematical $76,260
Architecture & Engineering $87,105
Life, Physical, & Social Science $65,262
Community & Social Service $39,596
Legal $66,061
Education, Training, & Library $46,176
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media $70,858
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $50,953
Healthcare Support $24,303
Protective Service $34,727
Food Preparation & Serving Related $18,993
Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $20,869
Personal Care & Service $19,731
Sales & Related $20,910
Office & Administrative Support $30,586
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry $31,816
Construction & Extraction $53,505
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $54,551
Production $40,293
Transportation & Material Moving $25,174