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Table 1. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by sex, quarterly averages, seasonally adjusted

Table 1. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by sex, quarterly averages, seasonally adjusted
Year and quarter Number of workers
(in thousands)
Median weekly earnings
Total Men Women In current dollars In constant (1982-84) dollars
Total
$
Men
$
Women
$
Total
$
Men
$
Women
$

2011

1st quarter

99,670 55,337 44,333 750 821 679 338 370 306

2nd quarter

100,347 55,821 44,526 754 830 687 336 370 306

3rd quarter

100,495 56,046 44,449 760 836 681 336 370 301

4th quarter

101,337 56,687 44,650 760 838 686 335 369 302

2012

1st quarter

102,161 57,110 45,051 764 841 693 335 368 303

2nd quarter

102,525 57,079 45,447 772 870 687 337 380 300

3rd quarter

102,587 57,207 45,380 766 836 693 333 364 302

4th quarter

103,748 57,772 45,977 771 868 690 333 375 298

2013

1st quarter

103,928 57,884 46,044 768 860 699 331 370 301

2nd quarter

103,988 57,944 46,044 777 863 706 335 372 304

3rd quarter

104,400 58,082 46,318 779 855 705 334 367 302

4th quarter

104,764 58,095 46,669 782 865 712 334 369 304

2014

1st quarter

105,633 58,682 46,951 790 865 716 335 367 304

2nd quarter

106,342 59,486 46,855 781 860 715 330 363 302

3rd quarter

106,726 59,543 47,183 798 878 721 336 370 304

4th quarter

107,436 60,123 47,313 795 878 724 336 371 306

2015

1st quarter

108,448 60,346 48,102 802 886 725 341 377 308

2nd quarter

108,541 60,386 48,154 803 890 725 339 376 306

3rd quarter

109,315 61,004 48,311 809 896 727 340 377 306

4th quarter

110,060 61,292 48,768 821 904 729 345 380 307

2016

1st quarter

110,358 61,584 48,774 824 903 745 346 380 313

2nd quarter

110,928 61,771 49,157 827 914 744 345 382 311

3rd quarter

111,635 62,127 49,507 833 917 750 346 381 312

4th quarter

111,483 62,283 49,199 846 924 758 349 382 313

2017

1st quarter

111,875 62,386 49,488 858 940 760 352 386 312

2nd quarter

113,116 62,921 50,195 862 939 780 353 385 320

3rd quarter

113,720 63,225 50,495 864 943 771 352 385 314

4th quarter

114,403 63,425 50,979 853 943 770 345 382 311

2018

1st quarter

114,538 63,898 50,639 875 955 778 351 383 312

2nd quarter

115,474 64,107 51,367 880 964 780 351 385 311

3rd quarter

116,073 64,296 51,777 892 980 800 354 389 318

4th quarter

116,199 64,296 51,903 897 991 794 355 392 314

2019

1st quarter

117,250 64,906 52,345 899 994 802 355 392 317

2nd quarter

117,254 64,997 52,257 912 1,005 814 357 394 319

3rd quarter

117,286 64,776 52,510 924 1,010 829 360 394 323

4th quarter

118,556 65,365 53,191 933 1,019 843 362 395 327

2020

1st quarter

117,188 64,473 52,715 949 1,054 852 367 408 329

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

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Last Modified Date: April 15, 2020