Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, second 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, 2nd 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

115,758 $876 64,437 $959 51,321 $780

16 to 24 years

10,665 519 6,009 528 4,656 511

16 to 19 years

1,503 450 918 465 585 424

20 to 24 years

9,162 540 5,091 561 4,071 523

25 years and over

105,093 928 58,428 1,015 46,665 824

25 to 54 years

80,864 907 45,101 991 35,763 811

25 to 34 years

28,842 794 16,163 857 12,679 738

35 to 44 years

26,292 971 14,874 1,085 11,418 866

45 to 54 years

25,730 986 14,064 1,108 11,666 854

55 years and over

24,230 994 13,328 1,117 10,902 868

55 to 64 years

19,537 993 10,711 1,127 8,826 856

65 years and over

4,692 996 2,616 1,074 2,076 925

White

16 years and over

89,250 907 50,883 985 38,367 815

16 to 24 years

8,222 527 4,739 556 3,483 513

25 years and over

81,028 961 46,144 1,044 34,884 857

25 to 54 years

61,396 934 35,089 1,008 26,307 839

55 years and over

19,632 1,042 11,055 1,165 8,577 919

Black or African American

16 years and over

14,951 683 7,234 720 7,717 644

16 to 24 years

1,488 462 783 438 705 483

25 years and over

13,463 715 6,451 768 7,012 676

25 to 54 years

10,674 711 5,099 753 5,575 681

55 years and over

2,789 743 1,352 841 1,436 640

Asian

16 years and over

7,635 1,083 4,196 1,245 3,439 918

16 to 24 years

388 598 177 546 211 688

25 years and over

7,247 1,130 4,019 1,270 3,228 943

25 to 54 years

5,928 1,175 3,321 1,331 2,607 964

55 years and over

1,319 962 698 1,014 621 744

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

20,422 674 12,321 704 8,101 621

16 to 24 years

2,315 504 1,401 516 914 483

25 years and over

18,108 704 10,920 734 7,187 652

25 to 54 years

15,447 699 9,345 725 6,102 647

55 years and over

2,661 751 1,576 805 1,085 690

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: July 17, 2018