Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, first quarter 2015 averages, not seasonally adjusted

Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, 1st quarter 2015 averages, not seasonally adjusted
Age, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings

TOTAL

16 years and over

107,194 $808 59,361 $895 47,833 $730

16 to 24 years

9,106 480 5,067 491 4,039 461

16 to 19 years

995 378 619 394 376 356

20 to 24 years

8,111 493 4,448 504 3,663 478

25 years and over

98,088 856 54,294 944 43,794 759

25 to 54 years

76,291 847 42,510 922 33,781 757

25 to 34 years

26,227 736 14,780 772 11,446 693

35 to 44 years

24,684 893 13,879 981 10,805 796

45 to 54 years

25,380 930 13,850 1,039 11,530 811

55 years and over

21,797 893 11,784 1,029 10,013 768

55 to 64 years

17,838 903 9,632 1,038 8,205 777

65 years and over

3,959 838 2,152 989 1,807 741

White

16 years and over

84,008 835 47,591 918 36,416 746

16 to 24 years

7,128 492 4,031 503 3,097 476

25 years and over

76,879 883 43,560 969 33,319 776

25 to 54 years

59,009 872 33,720 945 25,289 773

55 years and over

17,870 924 9,840 1,060 8,030 788

Black or African American

16 years and over

13,241 650 6,268 694 6,972 614

16 to 24 years

1,220 389 616 398 604 375

25 years and over

12,020 692 5,652 731 6,368 654

25 to 54 years

9,720 680 4,595 721 5,126 633

55 years and over

2,300 738 1,057 764 1,242 720

Asian

16 years and over

6,570 966 3,684 1,090 2,886 869

16 to 24 years

328 574 181 493 147 650

25 years and over

6,242 999 3,503 1,129 2,739 881

25 to 54 years

5,085 1,045 2,875 1,146 2,210 918

55 years and over

1,157 860 627 1,034 530 749

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

18,124 590 10,973 612 7,151 547

16 to 24 years

2,135 433 1,322 448 814 415

25 years and over

15,989 616 9,651 656 6,337 580

25 to 54 years

13,645 615 8,271 653 5,374 582

55 years and over

2,344 620 1,380 679 963 560

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