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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
3rd
2018
3rd
2019
3rd
2018
3rd
2019

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

23,327 23,637 $281 $285

Men, 16 years and over

7,871 8,266 270 268

16 to 24 years

3,223 3,405 216 216

25 years and over

4,649 4,861 321 309

Women, 16 years and over

15,456 15,371 287 296

16 to 24 years

4,464 4,428 210 225

25 years and over

10,992 10,943 326 339

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

18,313 18,684 283 289

Men

6,092 6,440 268 272

Women

12,221 12,245 292 299

Black or African American

2,703 2,492 259 261

Men

944 1,014 272 252

Women

1,759 1,478 252 267

Asian

1,262 1,436 305 315

Men

439 449 313 269

Women

823 987 302 345

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,251 4,107 276 286

Men

1,438 1,362 272 278

Women

2,813 2,745 278 289

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