Should I use the living wage for a family that includes two adults (one working) or two adults (both working)?

In completing the Employee Compensation credit, U.S. institutions must use the Living Wage Calculator to look up the living wage for a family composed of “2 Adults, 2 Children” for the community in which the main campus is located. Report the figure that assumes two working adults, not the higher figure that assumes one working adult. For example:

This family size is used to help harmonize the living wage standards and poverty indicators used in different countries and is not assumed to be the most common or representative family size in any particular context.

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