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
2017
2nd
2018
2nd
2017
2nd
2018

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,651 24,428 $262 $267

Men, 16 years and over

8,368 8,460 257 258

16 to 24 years

3,687 3,524 200 215

25 years and over

4,681 4,936 308 303

Women, 16 years and over

16,283 15,968 265 272

16 to 24 years

4,819 4,738 198 206

25 years and over

11,464 11,230 301 307

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,349 19,155 269 271

Men

6,480 6,563 262 261

Women

12,869 12,592 272 277

Black or African American

2,952 2,991 230 248

Men

1,068 1,065 234 248

Women

1,884 1,926 228 248

Asian

1,279 1,304 281 252

Men

441 458 286 250

Women

838 846 278 253

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,014 4,342 263 264

Men

1,495 1,626 269 264

Women

2,519 2,716 260 264

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, 2018