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
2nd
2013
2nd
2014
2nd
2013
2nd
2014

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

25,015 24,946 $238 $240

Men, 16 years and over

8,763 8,267 234 236

16 to 24 years

3,653 3,526 189 193

25 years and over

5,109 4,741 280 276

Women, 16 years and over

16,252 16,679 241 242

16 to 24 years

4,687 4,766 177 178

25 years and over

11,565 11,913 276 273

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

20,072 19,573 239 245

Men

6,943 6,231 233 239

Women

13,130 13,341 243 247

Black or African American

2,964 3,073 236 217

Men

1,070 1,159 238 220

Women

1,895 1,914 234 216

Asian

1,205 1,327 252 235

Men

433 486 254 231

Women

772 841 250 237

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,922 3,992 231 234

Men

1,684 1,498 248 250

Women

2,237 2,493 220 226

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 24, 2014