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
2015
2nd
2016
2nd
2015
2nd
2016

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,825 24,808 $244 $250

Men, 16 years and over

8,564 8,645 231 245

16 to 24 years

3,933 3,739 188 192

25 years and over

4,630 4,906 291 292

Women, 16 years and over

16,261 16,163 250 253

16 to 24 years

4,771 4,745 192 190

25 years and over

11,491 11,419 281 288

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,513 19,578 247 252

Men

6,601 6,893 232 245

Women

12,912 12,685 254 256

Black or African American

3,013 2,999 226 237

Men

1,153 1,045 219 237

Women

1,860 1,954 230 237

Asian

1,275 1,280 250 267

Men

455 415 243 252

Women

820 865 253 280

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,097 3,987 232 241

Men

1,472 1,452 241 246

Women

2,625 2,535 227 238

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 19, 2016