Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, second 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, 2nd 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

108,769 $801 60,638 $886 48,131 $726

16 to 24 years

9,647 476 5,335 497 4,313 444

16 to 19 years

1,083 376 609 382 474 366

20 to 24 years

8,565 489 4,726 510 3,839 459

25 years and over

99,121 852 55,303 942 43,818 759

25 to 54 years

77,076 835 43,315 918 33,761 753

25 to 34 years

26,569 721 15,200 752 11,369 675

35 to 44 years

24,836 896 14,053 985 10,783 792

45 to 54 years

25,671 925 14,062 1,058 11,609 797

55 years and over

22,045 916 11,988 1,032 10,057 782

55 to 64 years

17,965 925 9,691 1,037 8,274 794

65 years and over

4,080 883 2,297 1,003 1,783 743

White

16 years and over

85,383 829 48,785 914 36,598 742

16 to 24 years

7,552 488 4,295 507 3,256 457

25 years and over

77,831 878 44,490 969 33,341 774

25 to 54 years

59,685 858 34,332 943 25,352 768

55 years and over

18,146 953 10,157 1,080 7,989 811

Black or African American

16 years and over

13,566 647 6,442 696 7,124 615

16 to 24 years

1,290 407 580 417 710 399

25 years and over

12,276 691 5,862 732 6,414 654

25 to 54 years

9,905 683 4,754 726 5,151 647

55 years and over

2,371 725 1,108 756 1,263 680

Asian

16 years and over

6,608 965 3,612 1,085 2,996 836

16 to 24 years

344 544 195 602 149 511

25 years and over

6,264 989 3,417 1,109 2,847 863

25 to 54 years

5,118 1,005 2,884 1,121 2,234 871

55 years and over

1,146 902 533 1,034 613 838

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

18,240 601 11,102 619 7,138 572

16 to 24 years

2,148 444 1,276 459 872 430

25 years and over

16,092 623 9,826 654 6,266 597

25 to 54 years

13,866 620 8,501 646 5,365 594

55 years and over

2,226 659 1,324 711 901 615

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: July 21, 2015