Kansas Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Kansas is $27,367, which is about the same as the national average of $28,555. Kansas median household income is $51,872, which has grown by 27.69% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Kansas residents spend 18.6 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #24
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #28
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||23.31%||$14,096, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||28.54%||$18,204, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||2.17%||$3,405, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||16.24%||$19,968, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$53,621, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$32,903, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$39,779, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$60,287, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$39,104, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$60,278, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$39,298, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$41,090, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$25,813, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$56,041, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$65,005, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$37,533, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||2,236,421||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||1,102,902||49.32%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||801,929||72.71%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||15,677||1.42%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||786,252||71.29%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||732,969||93.22%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||53,283||6.78%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||300,973||27.29%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||1,133,519||50.68%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||705,074||62.20%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||1,539||0.14%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||703,535||62.07%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||658,867||93.65%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||44,668||6.35%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||428,445||37.80%, see rank||41.21%|
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
|Workers 16 Years and Over||1,383,284||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||1,135,898||82.12%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||131,978||9.54%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||6,495||0.47%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||32,854||2.38%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||18,121||1.31%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||57,938||4.19%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||1,391,836||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||732,969||52.66%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||241,033||32.88%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||94,176||12.85%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||118,837||16.21%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||11,778||1.61%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||72,698||9.92%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||147,129||20.07%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||658,867||47.34%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||267,301||40.57%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||139,042||21.10%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||207,207||31.45%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||1,947||0.30%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||2,046||0.31%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||39,333||5.97%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||1,391,836||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||49,931||3.59%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||86,964||6.25%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||175,547||12.61%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||38,506||2.77%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||153,593||11.04%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||66,031||4.74%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||30,955||2.22%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||83,677||6.01%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|122,190||8.78%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||345,857||24.85%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|109,959||7.90%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||65,502||4.71%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||63,124||4.54%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||386,062||13.79%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||68,509||9.37%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.