Living Wage Family in the United States increased to 2380 USD/Month in 2018 from 2270 USD/Month in 2017. source: WageIndicator Foundation

Living Wage Family in the United States averaged 2257.50 USD/Month from 2015 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 2380 USD/Month in 2018 and a record low of 2160 USD/Month in 2015. United States Living Wage Family - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on May of 2022.

Living Wage Family in the United States is expected to reach 2466.00 USD/Month by the end of 2022, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United States Living Wage Family is projected to trend around 2564.00 USD/Month in 2023 and 2667.00 USD/Month in 2024, according to our econometric models.

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United States Living Wage Family

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Wages Low Skilled 1960.00 1760.00 USD/Month Dec 2018
Wages High Skilled 4520.00 4330.00 USD/Month Dec 2018
Living Wage Individual 1660.00 1560.00 USD/Month Dec 2018
Living Wage Family 2380.00 2270.00 USD/Month Dec 2018

United States Living Wage Family
WageIndicator Living Wage computations are based on the cost of living for a predefined food basket derived from the FAO database distinguishing 50 food groups with national food consumption patterns in per capita units, for housing and for transportation, with a margin for unexpected expenses. The data about prices of these items is collected through an online survey. Living Wage for a typical family refers to the family composition most common in the country at stake, calculated on the respective fertility rates.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2380.00 2270.00 2380.00 2160.00 2015 - 2018 USD/Month Yearly