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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
2nd
2019
2nd
2020
2nd
2019
2nd
2020

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

23,854 18,187 $277 $316

Men, 16 years and over

8,121 6,472 263 314

16 to 24 years

3,498 2,725 209 262

25 years and over

4,623 3,747 323 381

Women, 16 years and over

15,733 11,715 285 317

16 to 24 years

4,642 3,115 224 239

25 years and over

11,091 8,599 317 367

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

18,716 14,085 279 318

Men

6,363 4,964 262 312

Women

12,353 9,122 288 321

Black or African American

2,871 2,499 275 296

Men

1,010 898 265 300

Women

1,860 1,602 280 294

Asian

1,284 955 283 358

Men

357 343 289 387

Women

927 613 282 343

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,137 3,279 276 314

Men

1,467 1,281 280 330

Women

2,670 1,998 274 304

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, 2020