Nebraska Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Nebraska is $27,339, which is about the same as the national average of $28,555. Nebraska median household income is $52,400, which has grown by 33.50% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Nebraska residents spend 17.7 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #25
*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, #26
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||23.60%||$14,303, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||27.63%||$17,983, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||2.18%||$2,801, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||13.78%||$19,991, 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||$54,303, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$28,376, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$39,328, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$51,551, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$26,879, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$43,839, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$40,862, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$39,139, 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||$26,753, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$56,879, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$65,436, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$36,868, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||1,442,692||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||709,804||49.20%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||535,482||75.44%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||3,981||0.56%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||531,501||74.88%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||501,172||94.29%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||30,329||5.71%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||174,322||24.56%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||732,888||50.80%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||481,359||65.68%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||567||0.08%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||480,792||65.60%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||456,336||94.91%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||24,456||5.09%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||251,529||34.32%, 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||945,395||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||767,564||81.19%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||91,000||9.63%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||6,514||0.69%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||26,232||2.77%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||12,017||1.27%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||42,068||4.45%, 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||957,508||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||501,172||52.34%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||161,928||32.31%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||60,475||12.07%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||87,722||17.50%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||11,464||2.29%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||47,328||9.44%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||99,213||19.80%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||456,336||47.66%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||177,101||38.81%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||100,179||21.95%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||145,051||31.79%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||2,060||0.45%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||1,345||0.29%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||29,630||6.49%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||957,508||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||43,684||4.56%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||62,076||6.48%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||102,662||10.72%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||26,337||2.75%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||111,394||11.63%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||54,186||5.66%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||18,956||1.98%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||71,413||7.46%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|78,873||8.24%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||228,935||23.91%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|74,971||7.83%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||40,705||4.25%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||43,316||4.52%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||231,762||12.86%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||42,127||8.86%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.