Missouri Income and Careers
As of 2010, the per capita income of Missouri is $23,920, which is lower than the national average of $26,059. Missouri median household income is $44,301, which has grown by 16.78% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. On average Missouri residents spend 21.7 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 23.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #36
*Based on 2010 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #38
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||21.61%||$11,319, see rank||21.82%||$14,452|
|Social Security Income||30.55%||$15,995, see rank||28.42%||$16,236|
|Public Assistance Income||2.37%||$2,959, see rank||2.86%||$3,936|
|Retirement Income||18.10%||$20,027, see rank||17.45%||$22,006|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$46,934, see rank||$52,480|
|Black||$30,070, see rank||$33,578|
|Hispanic||$35,939, see rank||$40,165|
|Asian||$56,638, see rank||$67,022|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$33,269, see rank||$35,062|
|Hawaiian Native||$21,215, see rank||$52,776|
|One Race, Other||$27,369, see rank||$38,230|
|Two or More Races||$36,056, see rank||$43,597|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$22,396, see rank||$24,143|
|25 to 44||$49,138, see rank||$54,024|
|45 to 64||$54,685, see rank||$60,683|
|65 or over||$31,324, see rank||$34,381|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||4,746,821||see rank||243,832,923|
|Male1||2,294,240||48.33%, see rank||48.62%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||1,574,446||68.63%, see rank||69.78%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||18,011||0.79%, see rank||0.76%|
|Male, Civilian2||1,556,435||67.84%, see rank||69.03%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||1,380,178||88.68%, see rank||88.43%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||176,257||11.32%, see rank||11.57%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||719,794||31.37%, see rank||30.22%|
|Female1||2,452,581||51.67%, see rank||51.38%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||1,484,793||60.54%, see rank||59.26%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||5,082||0.21%, see rank||0.12%|
|Female, Civilian2||1,479,711||60.33%, see rank||59.13%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||1,353,698||91.48%, see rank||89.99%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||126,013||8.52%, see rank||10.01%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||967,788||39.46%, see rank||40.74%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||2,706,413||100%||136,941,010|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||2,212,453||81.75%, see rank||76.57%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||250,846||9.27%, see rank||9.69%|
|Public Transportation||42,305||1.56%, see rank||4.94%|
|Walked||55,578||2.05%, see rank||2.77%|
|Other Means||32,552||1.20%, see rank||1.70%|
|Worked at Home||112,679||4.16%, see rank||4.33%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||2,733,876||-||139,033,928|
|Male1||1,380,178||50.48%, see rank||52.06%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||418,024||30.29%, see rank||32.77%|
|Service Occupations2||202,164||14.65%, see rank||14.98%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||252,557||18.30%, see rank||17.82%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||13,155||0.95%, see rank||1.17%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||128,084||9.28%, see rank||9.50%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||276,125||20.01%, see rank||17.70%|
|Female1||1,353,698||49.52%, see rank||47.94%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||521,773||38.54%, see rank||39.40%|
|Service Occupations2||290,144||21.43%, see rank||21.33%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||447,151||33.03%, see rank||32.73%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||1,879||0.14%, see rank||0.30%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||4,564||0.34%, see rank||0.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||84,649||6.25%, see rank||5.67%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||2,733,876||100%||139,033,928|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||47,689||1.74%, see rank||1.90%|
|Construction||161,710||5.92%, see rank||6.25%|
|Manufacturing||309,768||11.33%, see rank||10.39%|
|Wholesale Trade||78,608||2.88%, see rank||2.83%|
|Retail Trade||330,191||12.08%, see rank||11.65%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||139,157||5.09%, see rank||4.92%|
|Information||64,091||2.34%, see rank||2.17%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||190,905||6.98%, see rank||6.67%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|240,638||8.80%, see rank||10.58%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||660,567||24.16%, see rank||23.24%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|248,691||9.10%, see rank||9.25%|
|Public Administration||132,781||4.86%, see rank||5.17%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||129,080||4.72%, see rank||4.97%|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||888,570||15.27%, see rank||15.33%|
|Family in Poverty||161,889||10.62%, see rank||11.28%|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical poverty level data.