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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, first 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, 1st 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

115,918 $957 63,549 $1,066 52,370 $857

16 to 24 years

9,680 588 5,251 593 4,428 583

16 to 19 years

1,316 477 705 483 611 464

20 to 24 years

8,364 605 4,546 609 3,818 600

25 years and over

106,239 1,000 58,297 1,131 47,941 894

25 to 54 years

81,281 988 44,625 1,109 36,656 894

25 to 34 years

29,534 872 16,232 924 13,302 807

35 to 44 years

26,628 1,080 14,852 1,197 11,776 942

45 to 54 years

25,118 1,101 13,541 1,245 11,578 927

55 years and over

24,958 1,048 13,672 1,198 11,285 896

55 to 64 years

19,881 1,082 10,812 1,223 9,068 922

65 years and over

5,077 938 2,860 1,098 2,217 774

White

16 years and over

89,310 979 49,898 1,096 39,412 873

16 to 24 years

7,561 599 4,176 605 3,385 592

25 years and over

81,749 1,023 45,722 1,154 36,026 910

25 to 54 years

61,655 1,006 34,500 1,128 27,155 906

55 years and over

20,094 1,100 11,223 1,266 8,871 926

Black or African American

16 years and over

14,902 775 7,065 823 7,837 742

16 to 24 years

1,205 467 587 457 618 501

25 years and over

13,698 811 6,478 880 7,219 768

25 to 54 years

10,838 815 5,168 891 5,670 767

55 years and over

2,860 797 1,311 836 1,549 769

Asian

16 years and over

7,736 1,221 4,404 1,360 3,332 1,106

16 to 24 years

405 749 217 849 188 738

25 years and over

7,331 1,242 4,187 1,383 3,144 1,140

25 to 54 years

5,915 1,333 3,366 1,429 2,548 1,200

55 years and over

1,416 1,010 820 1,142 596 875

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

21,153 722 12,470 763 8,683 678

16 to 24 years

2,459 559 1,363 564 1,096 552

25 years and over

18,694 759 11,107 796 7,587 702

25 to 54 years

15,640 759 9,258 796 6,382 701

55 years and over

3,054 761 1,848 801 1,206 707

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: April 15, 2020