New York Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of New York is $32,829, which is higher than the national average of $28,555. New York median household income is $58,687, which has grown by 35.25% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average New York residents spend 32.5 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #9
|New York||32,829 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New York||34,450 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New York||39,569 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New York||30,512 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #16
|New York||58,687 USD|
|New York||85,736 USD|
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||21.49%||$18,752, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||29.15%||$17,900, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||3.41%||$4,110, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||17.56%||$25,809, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
|New York||71,419 USD|
|New York||99,640 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$65,667, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$41,598, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$40,814, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$62,420, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$36,669, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$42,240, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$36,694, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$49,102, 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||$27,968, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$65,396, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$70,383, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$38,136, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||15,832,743||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||7,573,092||47.83%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||5,201,426||68.68%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||21,072||0.28%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||5,180,354||68.40%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||4,698,630||90.70%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||481,724||9.30%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||2,371,666||31.32%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||8,259,651||52.17%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||4,853,022||58.76%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||2,744||0.03%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||4,850,278||58.72%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||4,438,910||91.52%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||411,368||8.48%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||3,406,629||41.24%, 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||8,950,165||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||4,796,959||53.60%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||609,864||6.81%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||2,452,313||27.40%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||569,569||6.36%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||169,339||1.89%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||352,121||3.93%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
|New York||32.5 minutes|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||9,137,540||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||4,698,630||51.42%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||1,645,109||35.01%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||852,726||18.15%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||869,546||18.51%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||18,131||0.39%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||405,481||8.63%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||687,457||14.63%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||4,438,910||48.58%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||1,908,745||43.00%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||997,305||22.47%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||1,324,516||29.84%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||5,213||0.12%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||11,257||0.25%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||182,862||4.12%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||9,137,540||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||55,088||0.60%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||507,377||5.55%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||602,516||6.59%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||228,052||2.50%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||991,115||10.85%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||463,086||5.07%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||265,117||2.90%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||743,192||8.13%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|1,033,130||11.31%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||2,512,908||27.50%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|843,139||9.23%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||430,037||4.71%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||462,783||5.06%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||2,978,521||15.61%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||554,677||11.96%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.