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
1st
2017
1st
2018
1st
2017
1st
2018

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

25,516 24,864 $256 $266

Men, 16 years and over

8,737 8,538 249 260

16 to 24 years

3,784 3,708 194 210

25 years and over

4,953 4,830 296 309

Women, 16 years and over

16,780 16,326 259 268

16 to 24 years

4,876 4,958 193 200

25 years and over

11,904 11,368 294 310

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

20,154 19,476 258 269

Men

6,661 6,552 251 261

Women

13,493 12,925 262 273

Black or African American

3,114 2,979 246 248

Men

1,229 1,027 237 245

Women

1,885 1,952 252 249

Asian

1,313 1,386 275 280

Men

473 536 295 290

Women

841 850 264 272

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,270 4,007 259 264

Men

1,459 1,520 263 260

Women

2,811 2,488 257 265

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