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Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, fourth quarter 2020 averages, not seasonally adjusted

Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, 4th quarter 2020 averages, not seasonally adjusted
Age, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings

TOTAL

16 years and over

111,480 $984 61,396 $1,072 50,083 $894

16 to 24 years

9,632 614 5,399 625 4,234 596

16 to 19 years

1,327 503 852 543 475 438

20 to 24 years

8,305 633 4,547 654 3,759 616

25 years and over

101,847 1,029 55,998 1,137 45,850 937

25 to 54 years

77,598 1,013 42,653 1,115 34,946 929

25 to 34 years

27,904 909 15,427 968 12,478 843

35 to 44 years

25,763 1,078 14,327 1,158 11,436 980

45 to 54 years

23,931 1,112 12,899 1,232 11,032 982

55 years and over

24,249 1,095 13,345 1,202 10,904 965

55 to 64 years

19,194 1,109 10,403 1,222 8,791 966

65 years and over

5,055 1,041 2,942 1,120 2,113 958

White

16 years and over

85,757 1,007 48,273 1,108 37,484 912

16 to 24 years

7,504 619 4,279 645 3,225 599

25 years and over

78,253 1,058 43,994 1,163 34,259 951

25 to 54 years

58,676 1,036 32,927 1,147 25,749 939

55 years and over

19,577 1,126 11,067 1,223 8,510 993

Black or African American

16 years and over

14,298 792 6,785 810 7,513 775

16 to 24 years

1,301 576 677 584 624 559

25 years and over

12,997 828 6,108 850 6,889 813

25 to 54 years

10,290 809 4,891 817 5,399 802

55 years and over

2,707 913 1,217 1,042 1,490 853

Asian

16 years and over

7,493 1,261 4,209 1,457 3,285 1,091

16 to 24 years

368 766 181 647 187 833

25 years and over

7,125 1,314 4,028 1,504 3,097 1,124

25 to 54 years

5,725 1,347 3,276 1,489 2,449 1,165

55 years and over

1,400 1,149 752 1,709 648 958

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

19,910 742 11,868 769 8,042 706

16 to 24 years

2,365 590 1,461 606 904 549

25 years and over

17,545 779 10,407 812 7,138 732

25 to 54 years

14,609 779 8,646 808 5,963 739

55 years and over

2,937 781 1,761 834 1,175 704

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 21, 2021