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Salinas California Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Salinas California metro area was $63,876 in 2016, the latest figures available. Salinas median household income is $3,863 lower than the median California household income and $6,259 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Salinas median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Salinas are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Salinas California

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
California $67,739 +3.71% +9.22%
Salinas $63,876 +4.27% +8.66%

Trends in Salinas, CA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Salinas is $63,876. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $70,153 and is now $6,277 (8.95%) lower. From a post peak low of $56,735 in 2011, real median household income for Salinas has now grown by $7,141 (12.59%).

Real Median Household Income: Salinas, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Salinas

Date US California Salinas
2016 $57,617 $67,739 $63,876
2015 $56,480 $65,315 $61,258
2014 $54,398 $62,788 $58,663
2013 $53,838 $62,020 $58,786
2012 $53,701 $60,974 $60,745
2011 $53,879 $61,118 $56,735
2010 $55,093 $63,527 $60,033
2009 $56,180 $65,923 $65,383
2008 $58,000 $68,024 $66,189
2007 $58,736 $69,395 $66,047
2006 $57,677 $67,431 $65,526
2005 $56,832 $65,910 $70,153

Salinas Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Salinas was $69,706 in 2016. Compared to the median California family income, Salinas median family income is $7,653 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Salinas will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Salinas California

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
California $77,359 +3.82% +10.05%
Salinas $69,706 +4.95% +9.34%

Trends in Salinas, CA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Salinas is $69,706. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $73,974 and is now $4,268 (5.77%) lower. From a post peak low of $60,574 in 2011, real median family income for Salinas has now grown by $9,132 (15.08%).

Real Median Family Income: Salinas, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Salinas

Date US California Salinas
2016 $71,062 $77,359 $69,706
2015 $69,122 $74,511 $66,417
2014 $66,820 $71,996 $62,026
2013 $65,977 $70,296 $63,753
2012 $65,363 $69,218 $64,591
2011 $65,564 $69,854 $60,574
2010 $66,721 $72,084 $65,369
2009 $68,329 $74,992 $69,008
2008 $70,638 $78,066 $69,015
2007 $70,813 $78,119 $72,229
2006 $69,670 $76,857 $73,166
2005 $68,618 $75,554 $73,974

Salinas Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Salinas was $27,146 in 2016. Compared to the median California per capita income, Salinas median per capita income is $6,243 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Salinas will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Salinas California

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
California $33,389 +4.39% +9.80%
Salinas $27,146 +1.18% +9.11%

Trends in Salinas, CA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Salinas is $27,146. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $29,123 and is now $1,977 (6.79%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,244 in 2011, real per capita income for Salinas has now grown by $2,902 (11.97%).

Real Per Capita Income: Salinas, California, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Salinas

Date US California Salinas
2016 $31,128 $33,389 $27,146
2015 $30,358 $31,986 $26,830
2014 $29,288 $30,861 $26,067
2013 $29,041 $30,410 $24,879
2012 $28,558 $29,626 $24,352
2011 $28,494 $29,722 $24,244
2010 $28,687 $30,111 $27,466
2009 $29,542 $31,194 $26,645
2008 $30,755 $32,761 $27,681
2007 $30,894 $33,197 $29,123
2006 $30,078 $32,110 $28,691
2005 $30,768 $32,937 $28,792