Earnings and Income

Industry employment is tabulated as jobs by place-of-work. Keep in mind that people may hold multiple jobs and that each job is counted by its industry. Note: The income figures and changes are not adjusted for inflation.

Average Annual Earnings by Industry
 200820125 Year
5 Year
% Change
% of
All Industries$28,396$28,068-$328-1.2%$41,24068.1%
  Ag., For., Fishing, & Hunt. DN/AN/A$32,3360.0%
  Wholesale Trade$33,503D-$33,503-100.0%$56,9780.0%
  Retail Trade$16,257$14,425-$1,833-11.3%$24,32259.3%
  Trans. & Warehousing$29,809$31,285$1,4765.0%$40,18777.8%
  Utilities DN/AN/A$81,7140.0%
  Finance & Insurance$28,168D-$28,168-100.0%$59,9130.0%
  Real Est., Rent., Leasing DN/AN/A$36,7680.0%
  Prof. & Tech. Svcs.$18,850$32,806$13,95774.0%$58,82755.8%
  Mgt.of Companies 0N/AN/A$83,538N/A
  Admin. & Waste Svcs.$14,935$18,211$3,27621.9%$27,50866.2%
  Education Svcs.00N/AN/A$35,388N/A
  Health Care & Social Assist.$22,881$21,190-$1,691-7.4%$42,07650.4%
  Arts, Ent. &, Rec. DN/AN/A$29,3680.0%
  Accom. & Food Svcs.$9,973D-$9,973-100.0%$13,9550.0%
  Other Svcs.$22,766D-$22,766-100.0%$27,5690.0%
  Fed.l, State & Local Govt.$30,578$30,131-$447-1.5%$40,52074.4%
Note: Total employment represents the sum of total private sector and total government sector employment. State and local government schools and hospitals are included in the government total. Sectors may not sum to the total (or agree with BLS published total employment) due to suppression issues. D = non-discloseable in compliance with the Bureau of Labor Statistics and/or State of Indiana confidentiality guidelines. Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development, as of July 2013.
Average Compensation Per Job Over Time
Avg. Compensation per Job$39,504$39,717$38,785$39,000$39,608
Change Since 2007 $213-$719-$504$104
Pct. Change Since 2007 0.5%-1.8%-1.3%0.3%
Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis
Per Capita Income Over Time
Total Per Capita Income$13,940$19,821$24,698$27,384$36,241
Change Since 1991 $5,881$10,758$13,444$22,301
Pct. Change Since 1991 42.2%77.2%96.4%160.0%
Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis
Income & Wage
Median family income in 2011 (ACS)$61,615
Median household income in 2011 (ACS)$50,795
Average Wage Per Job in 2011 (BLS)$28,017
    Wage Growth since 2000 (BLS)11.2%
Source: US Census Bureau, ACS 5 Year Estimates & Bureau of Labor Statistics