Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, first quarter 2017 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 2017 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

110,706 $865 61,488 $950 49,218 $765

16 to 24 years

9,509 516 5,335 558 4,174 489

16 to 19 years

1,050 426 629 482 421 394

20 to 24 years

8,459 528 4,706 578 3,753 502

25 years and over

101,197 908 56,153 998 45,044 803

25 to 54 years

78,136 897 43,654 982 34,482 795

25 to 34 years

27,615 778 15,525 825 12,090 716

35 to 44 years

25,077 947 14,154 1,050 10,923 846

45 to 54 years

25,443 1,001 13,975 1,141 11,469 863

55 years and over

23,061 951 12,499 1,045 10,562 828

55 to 64 years

18,828 962 10,169 1,061 8,659 836

65 years and over

4,233 900 2,330 979 1,903 800

White

16 years and over

86,068 894 49,025 977 37,043 790

16 to 24 years

7,218 526 4,184 579 3,034 493

25 years and over

78,851 937 44,841 1,025 34,010 827

25 to 54 years

59,927 924 34,374 1,009 25,553 820

55 years and over

18,923 984 10,467 1,098 8,456 855

Black or African American

16 years and over

14,085 679 6,629 722 7,456 645

16 to 24 years

1,389 435 638 416 752 452

25 years and over

12,695 709 5,991 756 6,704 672

25 to 54 years

10,247 704 4,834 753 5,412 661

55 years and over

2,449 725 1,157 768 1,291 708

Asian

16 years and over

7,077 1,019 3,934 1,205 3,144 892

16 to 24 years

480 600 278 569 202 630

25 years and over

6,597 1,089 3,655 1,247 2,942 921

25 to 54 years

5,381 1,117 3,015 1,271 2,366 921

55 years and over

1,216 970 640 1,112 576 921

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

18,958 649 11,362 692 7,596 596

16 to 24 years

2,202 483 1,314 498 888 459

25 years and over

16,756 687 10,047 725 6,709 623

25 to 54 years

14,219 681 8,535 720 5,683 620

55 years and over

2,537 715 1,512 769 1,025 645

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 18, 2017