The median earnings of Iowa was $29,498 in 2013.

Earnings and Gender

Earnings and Education

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Jobs and Earnings Datasets Involving Iowa

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    State of Iowa Revenue

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2017-06-21T01:06:33.000Z

    This dataset provides information on state revenue for fiscal years starting July 1, 2011 through the current fiscal year, year to date, from the state's centralized accounting system. The revenue are summarized by Fiscal Year, Month, Fund, Appropriation, Department, Unit, and Revenue Class. The state fiscal year runs from July 1 to the following June 30 and is numbered for the calendar year in which it ends. The State of Iowa operates on a modified accrual basis which provides that encumbrances on June 30 must be paid within 60 days after year end.

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    Unemployment Compensation Fund Status - Fund Revenue

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2017-05-31T15:20:16.000Z

    This dataset contains annual Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund Revenue data. This data is analyzed in the "Status Report on the Iowa Unemployment Compensation Trust Fund" report.

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    State of Iowa Salary Book

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2016-11-01T13:49:20.000Z

    The dataset contains the name, gender, county or city of residence (when possible), official title, total salary received during each fiscal year, base salary for the employee, and traveling and subsistence expense reimbursed to state personnel. A status of "TERMINATED" in the column providing the base salary does not indicate that the employee was fired, only that the person no longer works in that position.

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    City Budget and Actual Revenue

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2017-01-18T21:19:06.000Z

    This dataset contains the budget and actual revenue self-reported by each city via their yearly budget forms filed with the Department of Management. Actual revenue data lags budget expenditures by a couple of fiscal years.

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    Employee Compensation by Industry in Iowa

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2017-06-05T22:01:30.000Z

    This dataset contains employee compensation estimates in thousands of dollars, seasonally adjusted at annual rates. All dollar estimates are in current dollars (not adjusted for inflation). Compensation is the total remuneration, both monetary and in kind, payable by employers to employees in return for their work during the period. It consists of wages and salaries and of supplements to wages and salaries. Compensation is presented on an accrual basis--that is, it reflects compensation liabilities incurred by the employer in a given period regardless of when the compensation is actually received by the employee. The estimates of compensation by industry for 1998-2006 are based on the 2002 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). The estimates for 2007-2010 are based on the 2007 NAICS. The estimates for 2011 forward are based on the 2012 NAICS.

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    Personal Income and Per Capita Personal Income by Quarter in Iowa

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2017-06-06T13:02:53.000Z

    This dataset provides personal income estimates and per capita personal income estimates for the State of Iowa by calendar quarter. Estimates for personal income available starting in 1948. Estimates for per capita personal income available starting in 2010. Thousands of dollars, seasonally adjusted at annual rates. All dollar estimates are in current dollars (not adjusted for inflation). Personal income consists of the income that persons receive in return for their provision of labor, land, and capital used in current production as well as other income, such as personal current transfer receipts. In the state and local personal income accounts the personal income of an area represents the income received by or on behalf of the persons residing in that area. It is calculated as the sum of wages and salaries, supplements to wages and salaries, proprietors' income with inventory valuation (IVA) and capital consumption adjustments (CCAdj), rental income of persons with capital consumption adjustment (CCAdj), personal dividend income, personal interest income, and personal current transfer receipts, less contributions for government social insurance plus the adjustment for residence.

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    State of Iowa Budget Expenditures

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2017-01-17T20:56:01.000Z

    This dataset provides information on budgeted expenditures by fiscal year starting in FY 2010. The data provides granular detail down to the budget organizational unit and and object class for the department request, the Governor's recommendation, and the adopted budget. The state fiscal year runs from July 1 to the following June 30 and is numbered for the calendar year in which it ends. The State of Iowa operates on a modified accrual basis which provides that encumbrances on June 30 must be paid within 60 days after year end. The Legislature may enact exceptions to this statute and usually do so for capital items which may run for several years. Department names and budget units for FY 2010 - 2015 are based on names used in FY 2016.

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    State of Iowa Budget Appropriations

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2017-01-17T21:06:16.000Z

    This dataset provides information on budget appropriations for each fiscal year starting in FY 2010. The data provides granular detail down to the budget organizational unit and and object class for the department request, the Governor's recommendation, the enacted budget, and the adopted budget. The state fiscal year runs from July 1 to the following June 30 and is numbered for the calendar year in which it ends. The State of Iowa operates on a modified accrual basis which provides that encumbrances on June 30 must be paid within 60 days after year end. The Legislature may enact exceptions to this statute and usually do so for capital items which may run for several years. Department names and budget units for FY 2010 - 2015 are based on names used in FY 2016.

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    City Budget Revenues by Fund by Fiscal Year

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2016-12-28T14:11:03.000Z

    Revenue line item data extracted from the yearly certified budget of Iowa cities.

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    Companies Self-Insured for Workers' Compensation

    data.iowa.gov | Last Updated 2017-05-16T13:14:45.000Z

    Companies Self-Insured for Workers' Compensation in the State of Iowa pursuant to Section 87.11, Code of Iowa