Income and Wages

The 2017 average wage per job for Madison County was $37,756. The county average industry wage increased by $3,888 or 11.5% from 2013 to 2017. 

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

The 2017 median family income for Madison County was $56,814 while the median household income was $45,432 according to the US Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates.

Average Annual Earnings by Industry - Madison County


Industry
2013
2017
5-Year Change
5-Year % Change
All Industries
$33,868
$37,756
$3,888
11.5%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and Hunting
 D $35,350 $35,350
N/A
Mining
D D $0 N/A
Construction
$43,957 $51,474 $7,516
17.1%
Manufacturing
$51,404
$55,234
$3,830 7.5%
Wholesale Trade
D
$57,365 $57,365
N/A
Retail Trade
$21,782
$24,458 $2,676 12.3%
Transportation & Warehousing $40,275 $44,388
$4,113
10.2%
Utilities
D D 0 N/A
Information
$37,950
$42,552 $4,602
12.1%
Finance and Insurance
$51,057 $61,931 $10,874
21.3%
Real Estate, Rental, and Leasing
$27,044 $32,516 $5,472 20.2%
Professional and Technical Services
$40,802 $47,004
$6,202 15.2%
Mgt. of Companies
$123,160
$72,062 -$51,098 -41.5%
Administration and Waste Services
$22,862 $26,379 $3,517
15.4%
Education Services
$32,775 $35,264 $2,489
7.6%
Health Care and Social Assistance
$38,152 $41,418 $3,266
8.6%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$26,157
$28,490 $2,333
8.9%
Accommodation and Food Services
$12,690
$14,248 $1,557 12.3%
Other Services
$21,838 $25,193 $3,354
15.4%
Federal, State & Local Government $36,837 $38,206 $1,369
3.7%

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 December 2018


2017 Occupational Employment Statistics Employment and Wage Report
- Anderson, Indiana Labor Shed



Click the links below for the 2017 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
  EDR 5 Map

Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson MSA
Boone, Brown, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Madison, Marion, Morgan, Putnam and Shelby Counties
IND-CML-AND MSA Map

Muncie MSA
Delaware County
Muncie MSA Map

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


Per Capita Income Over Time


Capita Information
1997
2002 2007
2012
2017
Total per capita income
$22,184
$26,496
$29,123
$31,768
$36,691
Change since 1996
  $4,312
$6,939
$9,584
$14,507
Change in % since 1996
  19.4%
31.3%
43.2%
65.4%

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