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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
3rd
2013
3rd
2014
3rd
2013
3rd
2014

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,064 24,032 $241 $245

Men, 16 years and over

8,391 8,443 234 240

16 to 24 years

3,634 3,750 193 199

25 years and over

4,758 4,693 278 285

Women, 16 years and over

15,673 15,589 245 248

16 to 24 years

4,642 4,679 187 194

25 years and over

11,031 10,910 280 279

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,288 19,221 243 249

Men

6,578 6,553 235 244

Women

12,710 12,668 247 251

Black or African American

2,668 2,706 231 224

Men

1,074 1,103 229 217

Women

1,594 1,603 233 230

Asian

1,236 1,199 246 267

Men

408 443 225 256

Women

828 757 258 274

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,597 4,065 228 235

Men

1,463 1,559 238 251

Women

2,134 2,505 222 227

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: October 24, 2014
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