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Wage and Rent Comparison by Industry
County Industry HUD 2BR Fair Market Rent # of Workers in 2016 Average Hourly Wage Maximum Affordable Rent (30% of Income)% Income Needed for 2 BR FMR
Highlands Accommodation and Food Services $737 2495 $8.06 $403 55%
Highlands Administrative and Waste Services $737 1895 $14.63 $731 30%
Highlands Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $737 2391 $13.81 $690 32%
Highlands Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $737 803 $10.84 $542 41%
Highlands Construction $737 1255 $16.75 $838 26%
Highlands Durable Goods Manufacturing $737 355 $18.13 $906 24%
Highlands Education and Health Services $737 8132 $20.61 $1030 21%
Highlands Educational Services $737 2370 $18.00 $900 25%
Highlands Finance and Insurance $737 513 $23.83 $1192 19%
Highlands Financial Activities $737 822 $20.41 $1020 22%
Highlands Goods-Producing $737 4364 $15.42 $771 29%
Highlands Health Care and Social Assistance $737 5761 $21.68 $1084 20%
Highlands Information $737 160 $23.02 $1151 19%
Highlands Leisure and Hospitality $737 3298 $8.74 $437 51%
Highlands Management of Companies and Enterprises $737 97 $22.27 $1114 20%
Highlands Manufacturing $737 718 $18.46 $923 24%
Highlands Natural Resources and Mining $737 2391 $13.81 $690 32%
Highlands Nondurable Goods Manufacturing $737 363 $18.79 $939 24%
Highlands Other Services $737 592 $11.96 $598 37%
Highlands Professional and Business Services $737 2747 $16.06 $803 28%
Highlands Professional and Technical Services $737 755 $18.84 $942 23%
Highlands Public Administration $737 1591 $20.45 $1023 22%
Highlands Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $737 309 $14.72 $736 30%
Highlands Retail Trade $737 4724 $12.70 $635 35%
Highlands Service-Providing $737 22996 $16.62 $831 27%
Highlands Trade, Transportation, and Utilities $737 5653 $14.42 $721 31%
Highlands Transportation and Warehousing $737 405 $20.70 $1035 21%
Highlands Utilities $737 90 $32.62 $1631 14%
Highlands Wholesale Trade $737 434 $23.47 $1174 19%
Notes:  Bureau of Labor Statistics provides average annual wages for industry sectors. Annual wages are converted to hourly wages by dividing by 2000 (assumes 40-hour work week, 50 weeks per year).

Statewide FMRs come from the National Low Income Housing Coalition's Out of Reach report and are averages weighted by the number of renters in each county.
Sources:  Florida Agency for Workforce Innovation, 2016 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages;
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, 2016 Fair Market Rents ;
National Low Income Housing Coalition, Out of Reach: Florida