July 20, 2012 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Weekly earnings of full-time workers by age and sex, second quarter 2012

Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age and sex, second quarter 2012
Age Women    Men  

Total, age 16 and older

$689 $865

16 to 19 years

$322 $372

20 to 24 years

$418 $477

25 to 34 years

$680 $751

35 to 44 years

$749 $953

45 to 54 years

$733 $1,003

55 to 64 years

$760 $1,015

65 years and over

$661 $780

These data are featured in the TED article, Weekly earnings of full-time workers by age and sex, second quarter 2012.

 

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