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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Illinois is $30,019, which is higher than the national average of $28,555. Illinois median household income is $57,166, which has grown by 22.70% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Illinois residents spend 28.6 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #16

Illinois
30,019 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Illinois
32,198 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Illinois
39,039 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Illinois
26,489 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #18
Illinois
57,166 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Illinois
78,521 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #42
Illinois
22.70%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 IllinoisU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income22.23%$15,728, see rank21.11%$16,919
Social Security Income27.05%$17,893, see rank29.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income2.51%$3,672, see rank2.82%$3,720
Retirement Income16.75%$26,034, see rank17.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Illinois
70,967 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Illinois
92,664 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 IllinoisU.S.
White$62,152, see rank$56,900
Black$34,174, see rank$35,600
Hispanic$46,782, see rank$42,396
Asian$75,890, see rank$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$41,567, see rank$37,170
Hawaiian Native$73,264, see rank$53,370
One Race, Other$44,842, see rank$40,300
Two or More Races$48,716, see rank$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 IllinoisU.S.
less than 25$24,207, see rank$25,788
25 to 44$62,340, see rank$58,398
45 to 64$70,284, see rank$65,027
65 or over$38,325, see rank$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Illinois%U.S.
Population 16 Years and Over10,170,489 see rank248,775,628
Male14,936,21748.53%, see rank48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:23,523,61871.38%, see rank69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces214,5880.30%, see rank0.73%
Male, Civilian23,509,03071.09%, see rank68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed33,143,36289.58%, see rank90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed3365,66810.42%, see rank9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force21,412,59928.62%, see rank30.72%
Female15,234,27251.47%, see rank51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:23,195,23961.04%, see rank58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces22,6770.05%, see rank0.11%
Female, Civilian23,192,56260.99%, see rank58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed32,888,66990.48%, see rank91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed3303,8939.52%, see rank8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force22,039,03338.96%, see rank41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Illinois%U.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over5,928,078100%141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone4,355,79873.48%, see rank76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled511,8448.63%, see rank9.59%
Public Transportation528,7538.92%, see rank5.06%
Walked186,3813.14%, see rank2.78%
Other Means96,8081.63%, see rank1.79%
Worked at Home248,4944.19%, see rank4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Illinois
28.6 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Illinois%U.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over6,032,031-143,435,233
Male13,143,36252.11%, see rank52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations21,046,42033.29%, see rank33.12%
Service Occupations2459,58014.62%, see rank15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations2566,25418.01%, see rank17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations214,9010.47%, see rank1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2243,4227.74%, see rank9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2644,79920.51%, see rank17.94%
Female12,888,66947.89%, see rank47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations21,157,94340.09%, see rank40.04%
Service Occupations2588,89820.39%, see rank21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations2933,96632.33%, see rank31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations23,1450.11%, see rank0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations25,9220.21%, see rank0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2192,4666.66%, see rank5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Illinois%U.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over6,032,031100%143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining63,5581.05%, see rank1.96%
Construction308,7605.12%, see rank6.17%
Manufacturing756,74712.55%, see rank10.43%
Wholesale Trade181,8553.01%, see rank2.75%
Retail Trade663,40111.00%, see rank11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities353,0895.85%, see rank4.93%
Information124,6342.07%, see rank2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing442,0917.33%, see rank6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
681,27611.29%, see rank10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance1,391,31023.07%, see rank23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
544,2229.02%, see rank9.49%
Public Administration232,4923.85%, see rank4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration288,5964.78%, see rank4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Illinois%U.S.
Population in Poverty1,810,47014.41%, see rank15.59%
Family in Poverty330,07010.54%, see rank11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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