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Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, first quarter 2016 averages, not seasonally adjusted

Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, 1st quarter 2016 averages, not seasonally adjusted
Age, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings

TOTAL

16 years and over

109,147 $830 60,639 $912 48,508 $750

16 to 24 years

9,344 502 5,278 511 4,065 488

16 to 19 years

948 394 561 408 387 368

20 to 24 years

8,396 514 4,717 523 3,679 500

25 years and over

99,803 878 55,361 963 44,443 779

25 to 54 years

77,316 859 43,223 935 34,093 771

25 to 34 years

26,767 737 15,105 781 11,662 690

35 to 44 years

25,038 921 14,167 996 10,871 822

45 to 54 years

25,511 953 13,951 1,075 11,560 832

55 years and over

22,488 953 12,138 1,102 10,350 821

55 to 64 years

18,376 975 9,888 1,124 8,488 839

65 years and over

4,112 836 2,250 992 1,862 749

White

16 years and over

85,226 857 48,482 936 36,744 767

16 to 24 years

7,166 506 4,189 517 2,977 488

25 years and over

78,060 905 44,293 988 33,768 801

25 to 54 years

59,597 885 34,154 955 25,443 791

55 years and over

18,463 982 10,138 1,135 8,325 835

Black or African American

16 years and over

13,582 673 6,492 732 7,090 625

16 to 24 years

1,289 421 631 426 658 415

25 years and over

12,292 716 5,860 761 6,432 663

25 to 54 years

9,957 707 4,743 755 5,214 655

55 years and over

2,335 753 1,117 801 1,218 694

Asian

16 years and over

6,742 1,032 3,721 1,159 3,021 933

16 to 24 years

383 595 182 630 201 560

25 years and over

6,358 1,072 3,539 1,200 2,820 973

25 to 54 years

5,101 1,068 2,878 1,207 2,223 976

55 years and over

1,258 1,090 660 1,188 597 949

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

18,545 612 11,273 641 7,273 574

16 to 24 years

2,216 480 1,281 494 935 447

25 years and over

16,329 644 9,992 680 6,338 601

25 to 54 years

14,105 634 8,709 670 5,396 600

55 years and over

2,224 685 1,282 760 942 620

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: April 19, 2016
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