Living Wage Individual in the United States increased to 1660 USD/Month in 2018 from 1560 USD/Month in 2017.

Living Wage Individual in the United States averaged 1542.50 USD/Month from 2015 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 1660 USD/Month in 2018 and a record low of 1450 USD/Month in 2015. source: WageIndicator Foundation

Living Wage Individual in the United States is expected to be 1726.00 USD/Month by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United States Living Wage Individual is projected to trend around 1846.00 USD/Month in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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United States Living Wage Individual

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1660.00 1560.00 1660.00 1450.00 2015 - 2018 USD/Month yearly

United States Living Wage Individual
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.