Income and Wages

The 2016 average wage per job for Madison County was $36,535 as compared to the state's average wage per job of $42,070. The county average industry wage increased by $2,645 or 7.8% from 2012 to 2016. 

The industries that saw the largest 5-year wage increase were construction, wholesale trade, information, finance & insurance, real estate, professional & technical services, and other services.  

The 2016 median family income for Madison County was $55,998 while the median household income was $44,795 according to the US Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates.  

Average Annual Earnings by Industry - Madison County


Industry
2012
2016
5-Year Change
5-Year % Change
All Industries
$33,906
$36,551
$2,645
7.8%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and Hunting
 D $34,784 $34,784
N/A
Mining
D D N/A N/A
Construction
$42,759 $50,637 $7,878
18.4%
Manufacturing
$53,755
$54,624
$870 1.6%
Wholesale Trade
$46,337
$54,981 $8,604
18.6%
Retail Trade
$21,495
$23,558 $2,062 9.6%
Transportation & Warehousing $39,219 $41,678
$2,459
6.3%
Utilities
$69,553
D -$69,553
-100.0%
Information
$37,677
$41,633 $3,955
10.5%
Finance and Insurance
$47,843 $58,918 $11,075
23.1%
Real Estate, Rental, and Leasing
$25,617 $31,152 $5,534 21.6%
Professional and Technical Services
$38,447 $43,950
$5,503 14.3%
Mgt. of Companies
$148,972
$76,411 -$72,561 -48.7%
Administration and Waste Services
$24,861 $25,202 $341
1.4%
Education Services
$30,957 $33,787 $2,830
9.1%
Health Care and Social Assistance
$38,459 $40,763 $2,304
6.0%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$24,934
$27,438 $2,504
10.0%
Accommodation and Food Services
$12,646
$13,853 $1,207 9.5%
Other Services
$20,970 $23,521 $2,552
12.2%
Federal, State & Local Government $36,898 $37,641 $743
2.0%

D = Non-disclosable in compliance with the Bureau of Labor Statistics and/or State of Indiana confidentiality guidelines. Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development.

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development.  Last updated April 2018


2016 Occupational Employment Statistics Employment and Wage Report
- Anderson, Indiana Labor Shed



Click the links below for the 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) Employment and Wage Report for all published occupations in the Anderson, Indiana labor shed.  

Indiana Economic Growth Region 5
(Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Madison, Marion,Morgan, and Shelby Counties)

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson MSA
(Boone, Brown, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Madison, Marion, Morgan, Putnam and Shelby Counties)

Muncie MSA (Delaware County)

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development.  Last updated August 2017


Per Capita Income Over Time


Capita Information
1996
2001 2006
2011
2016
Total per capita income
$21,297
$25,849
$28,175
$30,150
$35,953
Change since 1996
  $4,552
$6,878
$8,853
$14,656
Change in % since 1996
  21.4%
32.3%
41.6%
68.8%

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development. Last updated April 2018