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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
4th
2013
4th
2014
4th
2013
4th
2014

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,726 24,799 $234 $237

Men, 16 years and over

8,847 8,538 223 234

16 to 24 years

3,746 3,614 182 179

25 years and over

5,102 4,924 270 284

Women, 16 years and over

15,879 16,260 240 239

16 to 24 years

4,735 4,780 177 172

25 years and over

11,144 11,480 271 274

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,893 19,815 236 242

Men

7,006 6,625 229 239

Women

12,887 13,189 240 244

Black or African American

2,932 2,856 223 214

Men

1,162 1,079 207 211

Women

1,770 1,778 237 217

Asian

1,124 1,327 247 246

Men

421 506 227 249

Women

703 821 256 245

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,992 4,129 229 236

Men

1,586 1,669 237 256

Women

2,406 2,460 225 225

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: January 21, 2015
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