Hoosiers by the Numbers

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Ripley County, IN

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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
 201820225 Year
5 Year
% Change
All Industries$44,508$54,478$9,96922.4%
  Ag., For., Fishing, & Hunt.$28,651$31,055$2,4048.4%
  Wholesale Trade$49,461$72,738$23,27847.1%
  Retail Trade$26,743$31,416$4,67417.5%
  Trans. & Warehousing$45,237$73,447$28,21062.4%
  Finance & Insurance$47,872$60,839$12,96727.1%
  Real Est., Rent., Leasing$20,923$25,773$4,85023.2%
  Prof. & Tech. Svcs.$48,668$53,051$4,3839.0%
  Mgt.of Companies$99,132$153,463$54,33154.8%
  Admin. & Waste Svcs.D$34,021$34,021N/A
  Education Svcs.D$57,761$57,761N/A
  Health Care & Social Assist.$42,568$53,497$10,92925.7%
  Arts, Ent. &, Rec.$21,960$26,703$4,74321.6%
  Accom. & Food Svcs.$13,515$16,616$3,10122.9%
  Other Svcs.$26,923$33,103$6,18023.0%
  Fed.l, State & Local Govt.$34,369$38,672$4,30312.5%
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: Bureau of Labor Statistics & Indiana Department of Workforce Development, as of August 2023.
Per Capita Income Over Time
Total Per Capita Income$26,493$31,712$35,298$38,292$49,158
Change Since 2001 $5,219$8,805$11,799$22,665
Pct. Change Since 2001 19.7%33.2%44.5%85.6%
Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis
Income & Wage
Median family income in 2021 (ACS)$80,236
Median household income in 2021 (ACS)$64,221
Average Wage Per Job in 2021 (BLS)$53,407
    Wage Growth since 2016 (BLS)24.8%
Source: US Census Bureau, ACS 5 Year Estimates & Bureau of Labor Statistics

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