HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
38. Median weekly earnings of part-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics
Characteristic Number of workers
(in thousands)
Median weekly earnings
2011 2012 2011 2012

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,502 24,614 $232 $233

Men, 16 years and over

8,599 8,494 226 226

16 to 24 years

3,670 3,657 177 178

25 years and over

4,930 4,837 278 273

Women, 16 years and over

15,903 16,120 235 236

16 to 24 years

4,481 4,710 170 172

25 years and over

11,422 11,409 271 272

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White

20,233 19,892 233 234

Men

6,953 6,771 226 227

Women

13,280 13,120 237 239

Black or African American

2,626 2,728 220 222

Men

1,018 986 220 225

Women

1,607 1,742 220 221

Asian

950 1,154 255 250

Men

355 414 258 234

Women

595 739 254 258

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,560 3,822 229 228

Men

1,522 1,515 239 235

Women

2,038 2,306 222 223

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.

Last Modified Date: February 5, 2013