South Dakota Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of South Dakota is $26,311, which is lower than the national average of $28,555. South Dakota median household income is $50,338, which has grown by 42.67% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average South Dakota residents spend 16.2 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #32
|South Dakota||26,311 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|South Dakota||27,734 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|South Dakota||33,136 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|South Dakota||23,365 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #30
|South Dakota||50,338 USD|
|South Dakota||65,425 USD|
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||23.61%||$14,521, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||28.89%||$16,534, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||2.88%||$2,830, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||14.40%||$20,930, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
|South Dakota||64,636 USD|
|South Dakota||78,762 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$52,535, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$33,516, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$38,767, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$47,094, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$25,438, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$39,821, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$35,921, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$40,598, 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||$27,940, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$55,935, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$62,353, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$34,828, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||651,429||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||324,860||49.87%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||238,114||73.30%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||2,526||0.78%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||235,588||72.52%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||223,456||94.85%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||12,132||5.15%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||86,746||26.70%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||326,569||50.13%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||212,017||64.92%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||425||0.13%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||211,592||64.79%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||202,360||95.64%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||9,232||4.36%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||114,552||35.08%, 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||420,700||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||331,547||78.81%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||40,051||9.52%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||2,107||0.50%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||17,385||4.13%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||6,638||1.58%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||22,972||5.46%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
|South Dakota||16.2 minutes|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||425,816||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||223,456||52.48%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||72,364||32.38%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||28,519||12.76%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||36,625||16.39%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||6,855||3.07%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||22,623||10.12%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||42,039||18.81%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||202,360||47.52%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||76,780||37.94%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||45,272||22.37%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||66,484||32.85%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||1,054||0.52%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||650||0.32%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||11,524||5.69%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||425,816||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||30,330||7.12%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||27,615||6.49%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||41,144||9.66%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||12,611||2.96%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||48,363||11.36%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||17,583||4.13%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||7,391||1.74%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||31,314||7.35%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|25,062||5.89%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||103,357||24.27%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|39,790||9.34%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||22,178||5.21%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||19,078||4.48%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||114,444||14.20%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||19,492||9.25%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.