Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, first quarter 2018 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 2018 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

113,396 $881 63,037 $965 50,359 $783

16 to 24 years

9,641 555 5,482 563 4,159 545

16 to 19 years

1,069 435 644 453 425 417

20 to 24 years

8,571 576 4,838 581 3,733 568

25 years and over

103,755 922 57,555 1,016 46,201 819

25 to 54 years

80,189 914 44,731 1,001 35,458 819

25 to 34 years

28,309 793 15,957 849 12,352 737

35 to 44 years

26,169 986 14,654 1,098 11,515 880

45 to 54 years

25,711 1,004 14,120 1,150 11,591 878

55 years and over

23,566 956 12,824 1,097 10,743 819

55 to 64 years

19,156 970 10,360 1,113 8,796 827

65 years and over

4,410 911 2,464 1,027 1,947 773

White

16 years and over

87,528 911 49,844 997 37,684 810

16 to 24 years

7,358 575 4,319 581 3,039 562

25 years and over

80,170 954 45,525 1,055 34,645 845

25 to 54 years

60,999 944 34,889 1,030 26,111 848

55 years and over

19,171 991 10,636 1,146 8,534 838

Black or African American

16 years and over

14,715 696 7,136 723 7,579 671

16 to 24 years

1,316 482 670 466 646 490

25 years and over

13,399 725 6,466 751 6,933 699

25 to 54 years

10,778 721 5,220 743 5,558 698

55 years and over

2,622 738 1,247 794 1,375 701

Asian

16 years and over

7,330 1,066 4,032 1,199 3,298 941

16 to 24 years

437 688 223 722 215 680

25 years and over

6,892 1,109 3,809 1,235 3,083 979

25 to 54 years

5,580 1,126 3,084 1,256 2,496 993

55 years and over

1,312 1,016 725 1,154 588 885

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

19,802 675 11,895 723 7,907 615

16 to 24 years

2,172 513 1,304 515 868 512

25 years and over

17,630 705 10,591 765 7,039 632

25 to 54 years

14,915 703 8,948 760 5,967 635

55 years and over

2,716 716 1,643 786 1,072 617

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 13, 2018