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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.

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

Per Capita Income, #26

Maine
27,332 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

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

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Maine
27,957 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
Maine
32,893 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
Maine
24,153 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

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

Household Income

Median Household Income, #35
Maine
48,804 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Maine
64,327 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #24
Maine
31.05%
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
 MaineU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income24.75%$13,950, see rank21.11%$16,919
Social Security Income34.25%$16,660, see rank29.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income4.65%$2,991, see rank2.82%$3,720
Retirement Income19.24%$21,273, 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
Maine
61,824 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Maine
76,851 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

 MaineU.S.
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

 MaineU.S.
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.

Employment Status

 Maine%U.S.
Population 16 Years and Over1,095,219 see rank248,775,628
Male1529,76248.37%, see rank48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2358,98367.76%, see rank69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces21,6080.30%, see rank0.73%
Male, Civilian2357,37567.46%, see rank68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3327,53991.65%, see rank90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed329,8368.35%, see rank9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2170,77932.24%, see rank30.72%
Female1565,45751.63%, see rank51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2341,15960.33%, see rank58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces21650.03%, see rank0.11%
Female, Civilian2340,99460.30%, see rank58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3318,89993.52%, see rank91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed322,0956.48%, see rank8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2224,29839.67%, 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

 Maine%U.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over632,757100%141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone494,25078.11%, see rank76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled65,13410.29%, see rank9.59%
Public Transportation4,0610.64%, see rank5.06%
Walked24,7843.92%, see rank2.78%
Other Means10,6571.68%, see rank1.79%
Worked at Home33,8715.35%, see rank4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Maine
23.1 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
 Maine%U.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over646,438-143,435,233
Male1327,53950.67%, see rank52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations298,64630.12%, see rank33.12%
Service Occupations246,77614.28%, see rank15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations255,29216.88%, see rank17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations28,9852.74%, see rank1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations236,74411.22%, see rank9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations259,51018.17%, see rank17.94%
Female1318,89949.33%, see rank47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2129,73740.68%, see rank40.04%
Service Occupations271,64622.47%, see rank21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations299,73931.28%, see rank31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations21,2770.40%, see rank0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations21,1630.36%, see rank0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations214,5744.57%, 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
 Maine%U.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over646,438100%143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining16,2322.51%, see rank1.96%
Construction44,3256.86%, see rank6.17%
Manufacturing59,8089.25%, see rank10.43%
Wholesale Trade15,3522.37%, see rank2.75%
Retail Trade87,09213.47%, see rank11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities24,4043.78%, see rank4.93%
Information11,5401.79%, see rank2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing39,8466.16%, see rank6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
56,3478.72%, see rank10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance177,71727.49%, see rank23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
56,8058.79%, see rank9.49%
Public Administration28,5384.41%, see rank4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration28,4324.40%, see rank4.96%

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

Poverty Level

 Maine%U.S.
Population in Poverty179,87813.91%, see rank15.59%
Family in Poverty32,6609.39%, see rank11.47%

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


 
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