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Table 6. Median usual weekly earnings of part-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics, quarterly averages, not seasonally adjusted

Table 6. Median usual weekly earnings of part-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics, quarterly averages, not seasonally adjusted
Characteristic Number of workers
(in thousands)
Median weekly earnings
1st
2014
1st
2015
1st
2014
1st
2015

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

25,053 24,860 $236 $246

Men, 16 years and over

8,688 8,651 235 241

16 to 24 years

3,652 3,772 181 191

25 years and over

5,036 4,878 285 280

Women, 16 years and over

16,366 16,209 237 250

16 to 24 years

4,904 4,766 173 174

25 years and over

11,462 11,443 276 291

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

20,274 19,926 238 248

Men

6,960 6,855 234 242

Women

13,314 13,071 240 252

Black or African American

2,952 2,810 228 225

Men

1,068 1,017 252 223

Women

1,884 1,793 216 226

Asian

949 1,206 254 287

Men

293 404 202 294

Women

656 802 285 281

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,116 4,091 226 245

Men

1,577 1,642 247 248

Women

2,539 2,450 214 242

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 21, 2015
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