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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
38. Median weekly earnings of part-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics
Characteristic Number of workers
(in thousands)
Median weekly earnings
2010 2011 2010 2011

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,351 24,502 $229 $232

Men, 16 years and over

8,359 8,599 223 226

16 to 24 years

3,511 3,670 174 177

25 years and over

4,849 4,930 273 278

Women, 16 years and over

15,992 15,903 232 235

16 to 24 years

4,552 4,481 165 170

25 years and over

11,440 11,422 269 271

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White

20,222 20,233 230 233

Men

6,781 6,953 223 226

Women

13,441 13,280 234 237

Black or African American

2,521 2,626 219 220

Men

962 1,018 218 220

Women

1,559 1,607 219 220

Asian

948 950 251 255

Men

358 355 245 258

Women

590 595 255 254

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,418 3,560 229 229

Men

1,402 1,522 240 239

Women

2,016 2,038 222 222

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.

Last Modified Date: March 1, 2012