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
3rd
2017
3rd
2018
3rd
2017
3rd
2018

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

23,785 23,327 $266 $281

Men, 16 years and over

8,099 7,871 253 270

16 to 24 years

3,631 3,223 217 216

25 years and over

4,468 4,649 300 321

Women, 16 years and over

15,686 15,456 274 287

16 to 24 years

4,736 4,464 208 210

25 years and over

10,950 10,992 310 326

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

18,797 18,313 269 283

Men

6,288 6,092 256 268

Women

12,508 12,221 277 292

Black or African American

2,869 2,703 249 259

Men

999 944 233 272

Women

1,870 1,759 254 252

Asian

1,148 1,262 285 305

Men

395 439 259 313

Women

753 823 295 302

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,928 4,251 263 276

Men

1,410 1,438 263 272

Women

2,517 2,813 263 278

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, 2018