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
4th
2012
4th
2013
4th
2012
4th
2013

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,604 24,726 $235 $234

Men, 16 years and over

8,573 8,847 225 223

16 to 24 years

3,698 3,746 173 182

25 years and over

4,874 5,102 273 270

Women, 16 years and over

16,031 15,879 241 240

16 to 24 years

4,616 4,735 168 177

25 years and over

11,415 11,144 281 271

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,884 19,893 236 236

Men

6,871 7,006 224 229

Women

13,013 12,887 243 240

Black or African American

2,760 2,932 225 223

Men

1,023 1,162 231 207

Women

1,737 1,770 221 237

Asian

1,116 1,124 263 247

Men

366 421 232 227

Women

750 703 281 256

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,953 3,992 234 229

Men

1,589 1,586 231 237

Women

2,365 2,406 236 225

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: January 22, 2014