Table 14.  Median Family Income by Selected Family Characteristics: New Jersey, 2001 to 2016
                  (Family Totals in Thousands)  (Income in 2016 dollars) 
Two-year 2001-2002 2002-2003 2003-2004 2004-2005 2005-2006 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
Moving Average Number  Number  Number  Number  Number  Number  Number  Number    Number  Number  Number  Number  Number  Number  Number 
of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median of Median
Family Characteristics Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income Families  Income
ALL FAMILIES 2,217 $90,086 2,292 $91,724 2,259 $91,840 2,244 $94,111 2,268 $96,658 2,296 $94,176 2,246 $92,621 2,188 $89,999 2,232 $85,801 2,218 $84,679 2,176 $84,448 2,220 $83,851 2,218 $83,095 2,234 $86,840 2,304 $89,875
RACE
  White Family 1,840 $94,407 1,791 $95,738 1,782 $96,786 1,809 $99,547 1,798 $100,894 1,722 $99,252 1,672 $98,542 1,713 $96,294 1,712 $93,040 1,675 $89,706 1,697 $88,774 1,671 $87,130 1,677 $84,970 1,729 $89,021 1,730 $91,385
  Black Family 281 $57,403 289 $56,219 286 $56,220 289 $60,075 293 $58,074 286 $52,988 273 $50,628 283 $51,626 296 $52,043 296 $51,638 302 $53,665 305 $54,813 301 $53,547 291 $61,084 294 $59,796
  Hispanic Family 260 $55,925 271 $58,508 275 $51,128 319 $50,030 351 $53,001 340 $56,072 333 $54,490 345 $54,205 359 $56,342 372 $49,292 399 $42,543 389 $45,437 375 $47,662 386 $48,230 387 $47,632
LABOR FORCE MEMBERS
  Families with no Labor-
    Force Member 332 $35,979 347 $31,768 300 $32,121 274 $34,538 280 $34,710 267 $31,932 263 $32,948 269 $31,036 255 $31,036 252 $33,800 281 $37,736 157 $35,580 167 $38,554 254 $38,939 295 $35,448
  Families with 1 Labor-
    Force Member 657 $71,050 647 $70,802 670 $69,796 701 $72,290 678 $71,071 689 $63,140 694 $65,883 676 $67,958 682 $62,619 660 $60,540 634 $60,922 367 $63,724 453 $64,728 617 $63,901 664 $64,535
  Families with 2 Labor-
    Force Members 961 $114,745 1,026 $115,286 1,014 $117,819 971 $116,764 979 $116,078 1,011 $118,183 990 $117,095 946 $109,732 996 $105,396 995 $107,078 931 $107,518 706 $108,401 731 $104,927 891 $107,629 991 $111,217
  Families with 3 or more
    Labor-Force Members 266 $136,185 272 $133,235 276 $129,113 297 $125,569 332 $129,795 329 $134,783 299 $139,365 296 $135,539 300 $126,255 311 $119,364 330 $118,410 991 $124,600 868 $125,002 472 $122,504 355 $130,756
DEMOGRAPHICS
  Married-Couple Families 1,733 $103,163 1,777 $105,601 1,727 $107,219 1,727 $108,469 1,739 $110,374 1,745 $110,123 1,699 $110,262 1,642 $111,318 1,654 $108,065 1,630 $102,514 1,577 $102,227 1,607 $101,361 1,671 $101,024 1,689 $102,692 1,724 $101,494
  Married-Couple Families:
    Spouse in Labor Force 1,190 $101,494 1,190 $123,175 1,172 $122,107 1,202 $122,336 1,240 $125,351 1,197 $127,207 1,150 $127,138 1,166 $127,758 1,155 $118,476 1,099 $113,705 1,130 $120,852 1,157 $120,748 1,143 $116,623 1,193 $119,476 1,176 $124,709
  Married-Couple Families:
Spouse not in Labor Force 588 $61,646 537 $63,181 555 $66,154 537 $68,067 505 $67,891 501 $64,795 489 $69,671 487 $74,174 475 $65,327 478 $61,427 476 $63,191 513 $62,509 543 $67,567 530 $68,759 585 $67,269
  Female-Householder
    Families (Spouse Absent) 359 $46,366 397 $49,011 403 $50,621 370 $50,116 381 $46,931 412 $43,139 420 $40,707 405 $41,428 402 $41,574 415 $39,768 430 $38,514 437 $38,456 399 $39,656 405 $42,334 418 $43,517
EDUCATION (HOUSEHOLDER 25 YEARS AND OVER)
  Less than High School 293 $40,717 269 $39,265 252 $37,182 267 $40,383 269 $43,080 241 $43,290 218 $44,932 206 $44,368 190 $39,068 183 $33,622 201 $34,727 207 $38,836 195 $36,674 187 $29,387 158 $33,101
  High School Diploma 726 $72,905 732 $74,341 704 $72,587 662 $72,465 650 $75,492 659 $71,288 647 $64,712 663 $63,192 658 $60,387 626 $57,701 606 $58,357 587 $63,701 613 $65,944 628 $63,444 647 $61,584
  Some college/Asso. degree 471 $98,844 458 $89,518 458 $87,344 479 $87,317 486 $88,043 450 $85,346 434 $84,274 467 $82,073 501 $81,042 483 $80,930 461 $80,894 471 $76,660 479 $71,993 480 $71,813 497 $74,044
  College degree or higher 803 $134,628 800 $132,441 829 $129,154 860 $137,202 892 $145,148 897 $138,975 889 $133,629 897 $134,421 869 $136,131 883 $129,252 952 $125,215 952 $124,399 947 $120,892 963 $120,449 1,012 $125,254
Note: The New Jersey income figures were inflated by the average of New York-metro and Philadelphia-metro
          Consumer Price Indexes for all Urban Consumers (CPI-U).  The US figures were inflated by the national CPI-U.
Source: US Bureau of the Census, Current Population Survey (CPS): March 2003 through 2017.
Prepared by : NJ Dept of Labor & Workforce Development, Div. of Economic & Demographic Research, 10/2017.