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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, third quarter 2019 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, 3rd quarter 2019 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

118,358 $919 65,655 $1,002 52,703 $825

16 to 24 years

11,724 572 6,493 601 5,231 538

16 to 19 years

1,768 487 1,012 507 756 439

20 to 24 years

9,956 592 5,481 619 4,475 559

25 years and over

106,634 975 59,162 1,070 47,472 877

25 to 54 years

81,493 969 45,317 1,047 36,177 883

25 to 34 years

29,538 858 16,476 899 13,062 806

35 to 44 years

27,001 1,039 15,210 1,143 11,791 925

45 to 54 years

24,954 1,058 13,630 1,184 11,323 926

55 years and over

25,141 991 13,846 1,143 11,295 854

55 to 64 years

19,997 999 10,853 1,153 9,145 855

65 years and over

5,144 966 2,993 1,079 2,151 846

White

16 years and over

90,557 943 51,479 1,025 39,078 843

16 to 24 years

8,940 580 5,060 609 3,880 541

25 years and over

81,617 998 46,419 1,104 35,198 895

25 to 54 years

61,309 988 34,962 1,070 26,347 901

55 years and over

20,309 1,030 11,457 1,183 8,851 877

Black or African American

16 years and over

15,843 727 7,552 768 8,291 683

16 to 24 years

1,650 527 811 577 839 512

25 years and over

14,193 758 6,741 817 7,452 707

25 to 54 years

11,227 756 5,357 824 5,871 702

55 years and over

2,965 771 1,384 798 1,581 723

Asian

16 years and over

7,773 1,247 4,356 1,360 3,417 1,138

16 to 24 years

512 683 274 710 238 652

25 years and over

7,261 1,299 4,082 1,440 3,179 1,158

25 to 54 years

5,944 1,356 3,372 1,479 2,572 1,230

55 years and over

1,318 991 711 1,237 607 865

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

21,472 718 12,783 757 8,688 661

16 to 24 years

2,757 546 1,596 578 1,161 519

25 years and over

18,715 749 11,187 785 7,528 697

25 to 54 years

15,692 745 9,436 783 6,256 694

55 years and over

3,022 762 1,751 797 1,271 708

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: October 16, 2019