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
3rd
2015
3rd
2016
3rd
2015
3rd
2016

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

23,619 23,973 $248 $255

Men, 16 years and over

8,135 8,300 237 245

16 to 24 years

3,719 3,666 197 201

25 years and over

4,417 4,634 287 292

Women, 16 years and over

15,483 15,673 254 260

16 to 24 years

4,660 4,400 197 202

25 years and over

10,823 11,273 290 294

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

18,754 18,681 252 258

Men

6,375 6,257 242 246

Women

12,379 12,424 258 264

Black or African American

2,862 2,947 226 238

Men

1,082 1,115 210 235

Women

1,779 1,833 237 240

Asian

1,211 1,379 264 265

Men

394 537 260 264

Women

817 842 266 266

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,946 3,998 249 246

Men

1,478 1,366 254 246

Women

2,467 2,631 246 247

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: October 20, 2016