HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
37. Median weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics
Characteristic Number of workers
(in thousands)
Median weekly earnings
2012 2013 2012 2013

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

102,749 104,262 $768 $776

Men, 16 years and over

57,286 57,994 854 860

16 to 24 years

5,164 5,207 468 479

25 years and over

52,122 52,787 910 912

Women, 16 years and over

45,462 46,268 691 706

16 to 24 years

3,866 4,041 416 423

25 years and over

41,597 42,228 727 740

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White

81,779 82,672 792 802

Men

46,672 47,053 879 884

Women

35,108 35,619 710 722

Black or African American

12,230 12,439 621 629

Men

5,756 5,851 665 664

Women

6,474 6,588 599 606

Asian

5,790 6,073 920 942

Men

3,231 3,376 1,055 1,059

Women

2,560 2,698 770 819

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16,302 16,859 568 578

Men

9,887 10,325 592 594

Women

6,414 6,534 521 541

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 26, 2014