Table 7. Median Family Income by Selected Family Characteristics
                 New Jersey and United States: 2001 to 2016 (in 2016 dollars)
Two-year Moving Average 2001-02   2002-03  2003-04  2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
New Jersey
ALL FAMILIES $90,086 $91,724 $91,840 $94,111 $96,658 $94,176 $92,621 $89,999 $85,801 $84,679 $84,448 $83,851 $83,095 $86,840 $89,875
RACE of HOUSEHOLDER
  White $94,407 $95,738 $96,786 $99,547 $100,894 $99,252 $98,542 $96,294 $93,040 $89,706 $88,774 $87,130 $84,970 $89,021 $91,385
  Black $57,403 $56,219 $56,220 $60,075 $58,074 $52,988 $50,628 $51,626 $52,043 $51,638 $53,665 $54,813 $53,547 $61,084 $59,796
  Hispanic origin $55,925 $58,508 $51,128 $50,030 $53,001 $56,072 $54,490 $54,205 $56,342 $49,292 $42,543 $45,437 $47,662 $48,230 $47,632
TYPE OF FAMILY
  Married Couple Family $103,163 $105,601 $107,219 $108,469 $110,374 $110,123 $110,262 $111,318 $108,065 $102,514 $102,227 $101,361 $101,024 $102,692 $101,494
    Spouse in Labor Force $101,494 $123,175 $122,107 $122,336 $125,351 $127,207 $127,138 $127,758 $118,476 $113,705 $120,852 $120,748 $116,623 $119,476 $124,709
    Spouse not in Labor Force $61,646 $63,181 $66,154 $68,067 $67,891 $64,795 $69,671 $74,174 $65,327 $61,427 $63,191 $62,509 $67,567 $68,759 $67,269
  Female Householder Family
    (no husband) $46,366 $49,011 $50,621 $50,116 $46,931 $43,139 $40,707 $41,428 $41,574 $39,768 $38,514 $38,456 $39,656 $42,334 $43,517
United States
ALL FAMILIES $69,401 $68,920 $68,832 $69,007 $69,424 $70,391 $69,896 $67,997 $66,901 $65,767 $65,063 $65,404 $66,643 $69,585 $70,921
RACE of HOUSEHOLDER
  White $73,234 $72,922 $72,540 $72,658 $73,094 $73,906 $73,643 $71,338 $69,819 $68,947 $68,621 $69,072 $70,437 $73,419 $74,503
  Black $45,186 $44,817 $44,757 $44,129 $44,594 $46,040 $45,458 $43,731 $42,710 $42,800 $42,829 $42,647 $42,986 $44,743 $46,623
  Hispanic origin $46,189 $45,186 $44,883 $45,802 $47,119 $47,298 $46,034 $44,813 $44,032 $43,154 $42,687 $43,083 $44,594 $46,784 $48,274
TYPE OF FAMILY
  Married Couple Family $81,831 $81,554 $81,252 $81,096 $82,012 $83,618 $82,778 $80,763 $80,003 $79,217 $78,844 $78,817 $79,888 $81,063 $82,662
    Spouse in Labor Force $95,845 $96,367 $96,208 $95,324 $95,914 $97,835 $96,946 $95,076 $94,899 $93,893 $93,634 $94,503 $95,507 $99,810 $102,378
    Spouse not in Labor Force $50,457 $50,111 $50,410 $50,930 $51,439 $51,418 $51,409 $50,919 $50,813 $51,028 $50,821 $51,035 $51,002 $52,168 $53,608
  Female Householder Family
    (No Spouse) $35,105 $34,977 $34,485 $33,906 $33,964 $34,764 $34,377 $33,531 $32,798 $32,249 $32,208 $32,237 $31,397 $32,485 $34,347
                               
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 2002 through 2017.
Prepared by : NJ Dept of Labor & Workforce Dev., Div. of Economic & Demographic Research, 10/2017.