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Table 1. Median years of tenure with current employer for employed wage and salary workers by age and sex, selected years, 2008-2018

Table 1. Median years of tenure with current employer for employed wage and salary workers by age and sex, selected years, 2008-2018
Age and sex January
2008
January
2010
January
2012
January
2014
January
2016
January
2018

Total

16 years and over

4.1 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.2 4.2

16 to 17 years

0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6

18 to 19 years

0.8 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8

20 to 24 years

1.3 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2

25 years and over

5.1 5.2 5.4 5.5 5.1 5.0

25 to 34 years

2.7 3.1 3.2 3.0 2.8 2.8

35 to 44 years

4.9 5.1 5.3 5.2 4.9 4.9

45 to 54 years

7.6 7.8 7.8 7.9 7.9 7.6

55 to 64 years

9.9 10.0 10.3 10.4 10.1 10.1

65 years and over

10.2 9.9 10.3 10.3 10.3 10.2

Men

16 years and over

4.2 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.3 4.3

16 to 17 years

0.7 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.5

18 to 19 years

0.8 1.0 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.8

20 to 24 years

1.4 1.6 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3

25 years and over

5.2 5.3 5.5 5.5 5.2 5.1

25 to 34 years

2.8 3.2 3.2 3.1 2.9 2.9

35 to 44 years

5.2 5.3 5.4 5.4 5.0 5.0

45 to 54 years

8.2 8.5 8.5 8.2 8.4 8.1

55 to 64 years

10.1 10.4 10.7 10.7 10.2 10.2

65 years and over

10.4 9.7 10.2 10.0 10.2 10.2

Women

16 years and over

3.9 4.2 4.6 4.5 4.0 4.0

16 to 17 years

0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.7

18 to 19 years

0.8 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8

20 to 24 years

1.3 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2

25 years and over

4.9 5.1 5.4 5.4 5.0 4.9

25 to 34 years

2.6 3.0 3.1 2.9 2.6 2.7

35 to 44 years

4.7 4.9 5.2 5.1 4.8 4.7

45 to 54 years

7.0 7.1 7.3 7.6 7.5 7.1

55 to 64 years

9.8 9.7 10.0 10.2 10.0 10.1

65 years and over

9.9 10.1 10.5 10.5 10.4 10.1

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: September 20, 2018