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Table 6. Median usual weekly earnings of part-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics, quarterly averages, not seasonally adjusted

Table 6. Median usual weekly earnings of part-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics, quarterly averages, not seasonally adjusted
Characteristic Number of workers
(in thousands)
Median weekly earnings
4th
2018
4th
2019
4th
2018
4th
2019

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,763 24,194 $272 $284

Men, 16 years and over

8,642 8,483 265 283

16 to 24 years

3,683 3,702 195 224

25 years and over

4,959 4,781 335 344

Women, 16 years and over

16,121 15,711 275 284

16 to 24 years

4,671 4,810 200 208

25 years and over

11,450 10,901 315 331

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,269 18,675 275 284

Men

6,646 6,350 268 285

Women

12,623 12,325 279 284

Black or African American

3,065 2,901 264 282

Men

1,118 1,142 258 281

Women

1,947 1,758 267 282

Asian

1,351 1,506 283 285

Men

499 556 283 252

Women

853 950 284 297

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,461 4,270 267 288

Men

1,538 1,625 292 296

Women

2,923 2,645 256 283

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: January 17, 2020