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Salem County New Jersey Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Salem County New Jersey area was $61,250 in 2017, the latest figures available. Salem County median household income is $18,838 lower than the median New Jersey household income and $914 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Salem County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Salem County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Salem County New Jersey

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
New Jersey $80,088 +2.99% +7.44%
Salem County $61,250 +11.74% +2.99%

Trends in Salem County, NJ Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Salem is $61,250. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $71,217 and is now $9,967 (14.00%) lower. From a post peak low of $54,816 in 2016, real median household income for Salem has now grown by $6,434 (11.74%).

Real Median Household Income: Salem County, New Jersey, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Salem County

Date US New Jersey Salem County
2017 $60,336 $80,088 $61,250
2016 $58,856 $77,764 $54,816
2015 $57,709 $74,727 $71,217
2014 $55,613 $74,541 $59,469
2013 $55,072 $73,954 $65,288
2012 $54,948 $74,517 $64,562
2011 $55,162 $73,683 $58,902
2010 $56,388 $76,257 $63,498
2009 $57,519 $78,273 $59,450
2008 $59,382 $80,324 $68,708
2007 $60,135 $79,447 $65,174
2006 $59,051 $78,574 $70,889

Salem County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Salem County was $80,051 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey family income, Salem County median family income is $17,249 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Salem County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Salem County New Jersey

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
New Jersey $97,300 +0.75% +6.17%
Salem County $80,051 +4.34% +4.41%

Trends in Salem County, NJ Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Salem is $80,051. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $92,916 and is now $12,865 (13.85%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Salem County, New Jersey, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Salem County

Date US New Jersey Salem County
2017 $73,891 $97,300 $80,051
2016 $72,591 $96,580 $76,719
2015 $70,627 $93,375 $92,916
2014 $68,313 $91,642 $76,668
2013 $67,488 $90,039 $76,523
2012 $66,880 $90,321 $77,249
2011 $67,126 $89,846 $73,265
2010 $68,289 $92,872 $77,583
2009 $69,958 $95,497 $80,268
2008 $72,321 $97,881 $80,878
2007 $72,500 $96,973 $82,266
2006 $71,330 $94,912 $85,860

Salem County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Salem County was $31,656 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey per capita income, Salem County median per capita income is $8,911 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Salem County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Salem County New Jersey

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
New Jersey $40,567 +2.06% +6.96%
Salem County $31,656 +4.69% +5.41%

Trends in Salem County, NJ Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Salem is $31,656. Real per capita income peaked in 2015 at $33,238 and is now $1,582 (4.76%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Salem County, New Jersey, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Salem County

Date US New Jersey Salem County
2017 $32,397 $40,567 $31,656
2016 $31,798 $39,748 $30,238
2015 $31,019 $38,537 $33,238
2014 $29,942 $37,927 $30,032
2013 $29,706 $37,658 $30,346
2012 $29,221 $37,314 $29,737
2011 $29,173 $37,236 $29,282
2010 $29,361 $37,807 $29,981
2009 $30,246 $39,242 $31,212
2008 $31,488 $40,151 $31,197
2007 $31,629 $40,096 $31,974
2006 $30,795 $38,851 $31,136