Maine Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Maine is $27,332, which is about the same as the national average of $28,555. Maine median household income is $48,804, which has grown by 31.05% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Maine residents spend 23.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #26
*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, #35
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||24.75%||$13,950, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||34.25%||$16,660, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||4.65%||$2,991, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||19.24%||$21,273, 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||$49,258, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$24,370, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$39,421, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$53,495, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$28,835, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$39,688, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$60,933, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$37,367, 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||$27,557, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$54,154, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$58,420, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$34,067, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||1,095,219||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||529,762||48.37%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||358,983||67.76%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||1,608||0.30%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||357,375||67.46%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||327,539||91.65%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||29,836||8.35%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||170,779||32.24%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||565,457||51.63%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||341,159||60.33%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||165||0.03%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||340,994||60.30%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||318,899||93.52%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||22,095||6.48%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||224,298||39.67%, 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||632,757||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||494,250||78.11%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||65,134||10.29%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||4,061||0.64%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||24,784||3.92%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||10,657||1.68%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||33,871||5.35%, 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||646,438||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||327,539||50.67%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||98,646||30.12%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||46,776||14.28%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||55,292||16.88%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||8,985||2.74%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||36,744||11.22%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||59,510||18.17%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||318,899||49.33%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||129,737||40.68%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||71,646||22.47%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||99,739||31.28%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||1,277||0.40%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||1,163||0.36%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||14,574||4.57%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||646,438||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||16,232||2.51%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||44,325||6.86%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||59,808||9.25%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||15,352||2.37%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||87,092||13.47%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||24,404||3.78%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||11,540||1.79%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||39,846||6.16%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|56,347||8.72%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||177,717||27.49%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|56,805||8.79%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||28,538||4.41%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||28,432||4.40%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||179,878||13.91%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||32,660||9.39%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.