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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Will County is $30,791, which is about the same as the state average of $30,019 and is higher than the national average of $28,555. Will County median household income is $76,142, which has grown by 22.34% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 22.70% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Will County residents spend 33.7 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the state average of 28.6 minutes and is higher 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, #7

Will County
30,791 USD
Illinois
30,019 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

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

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Will County
37,099 USD
Illinois
32,198 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
Will County
47,752 USD
Illinois
39,039 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
Will County
28,551 USD
Illinois
26,489 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

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

Household Income

Median Household Income, #5
Will County
76,142 USD
Illinois
57,166 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Will County
91,602 USD
Illinois
78,521 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #81
Will County
22.34%
Illinois
22.70%
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
 Will CountyIllinoisU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income20.05%$10,977, see rank22.23%$15,72821.11%$16,919
Social Security Income23.73%$18,932, see rank27.05%$17,89329.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income1.69%$4,623, see rank2.51%$3,6722.82%$3,720
Retirement Income16.15%$27,853, see rank16.75%$26,03417.85%$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
Will County
87,503 USD
Illinois
70,967 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Will County
101,769 USD
Illinois
92,664 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

 Will CountyIllinoisU.S.
White$79,525, see rank$62,152$56,900
Black$57,176, see rank$34,174$35,600
Hispanic$59,554, see rank$46,782$42,396
Asian$103,760, see rank$75,890$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$46,761, see rank$41,567$37,170
One Race, Other$54,279, see rank$44,842$40,300
Two or More Races$74,647, see rank$48,716$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Will CountyIllinoisU.S.
less than 25$33,125, see rank$24,207$25,788
25 to 44$81,532, see rank$62,340$58,398
45 to 64$88,995, see rank$70,284$65,027
65 or over$44,383, see rank$38,325$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Will CountyIllinoisU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over515,967, see rank10,170,489248,775,628
Male1253,372, 49.11%, see rank48.53%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2191,801, 75.70%, see rank71.38%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces2188, 0.07%, see rank0.30%0.73%
Male, Civilian2191,613, 75.63%, see rank71.09%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3173,607, 90.60%, see rank89.58%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed318,006, 9.40%, see rank10.42%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force261,571, 24.30%, see rank28.62%30.72%
Female1262,595, 50.89%, see rank51.47%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2167,758, 63.88%, see rank61.04%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.05%0.11%
Female, Civilian2167,758, 63.88%, see rank60.99%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3153,663, 91.60%, see rank90.48%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed314,095, 8.40%, see rank9.52%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force294,837, 36.12%, see rank38.96%41.21%
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

 Will CountyIllinoisU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over321,124, 100%5,928,078141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone267,448, 83.28%, see rank73.48%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled21,424, 6.67%, see rank8.63%9.59%
Public Transportation13,225, 4.12%, see rank8.92%5.06%
Walked2,220, 0.69%, see rank3.14%2.78%
Other Means4,144, 1.29%, see rank1.63%1.79%
Worked at Home12,663, 3.94%, see rank4.19%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Will County
33.7 minutes
Illinois
28.6 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
 Will CountyIllinoisU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over327,2706,032,031143,435,233
Male1173,607, 53.05%, see rank52.11%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations255,372, 31.90%, see rank33.29%33.12%
Service Occupations222,729, 13.09%, see rank14.62%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations232,526, 18.74%, see rank18.01%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2354, 0.20%, see rank0.47%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations214,782, 8.51%, see rank7.74%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations235,813, 20.63%, see rank20.51%17.94%
Female1153,663, 46.95%, see rank47.89%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations262,883, 40.92%, see rank40.09%40.04%
Service Occupations228,472, 18.53%, see rank20.39%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations252,083, 33.89%, see rank32.33%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2106, 0.07%, see rank0.11%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2403, 0.26%, see rank0.21%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations29,151, 5.96%, see rank6.66%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Will CountyIllinoisU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over327,270, 100%6,032,031143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining1,330, 0.41%, see rank1.05%1.96%
Construction19,030, 5.81%, see rank5.12%6.17%
Manufacturing38,475, 11.76%, see rank12.55%10.43%
Wholesale Trade10,573, 3.23%, see rank3.01%2.75%
Retail Trade39,827, 12.17%, see rank11.00%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities25,040, 7.65%, see rank5.85%4.93%
Information6,740, 2.06%, see rank2.07%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing21,722, 6.64%, see rank7.33%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
36,102, 11.03%, see rank11.29%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance73,100, 22.34%, see rank23.07%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
27,754, 8.48%, see rank9.02%9.49%
Public Administration12,469, 3.81%, see rank3.85%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration15,108, 4.62%, see rank4.78%4.96%

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

Poverty Level

 Will County%IllinoisU.S.
Population in Poverty55,2758.21%, see rank14.41%15.59%
Family in Poverty11,0716.47%, see rank10.54%11.47%

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


 
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