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
2016
1st
2017
1st
2016
1st
2017

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

25,309 25,516 $246 $256

Men, 16 years and over

8,655 8,737 245 249

16 to 24 years

3,768 3,784 193 194

25 years and over

4,888 4,953 293 296

Women, 16 years and over

16,654 16,780 248 259

16 to 24 years

4,909 4,876 186 193

25 years and over

11,745 11,904 285 294

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

20,007 20,154 249 258

Men

6,728 6,661 243 251

Women

13,278 13,493 252 262

Black or African American

3,095 3,114 232 246

Men

1,123 1,229 241 237

Women

1,972 1,885 227 252

Asian

1,284 1,313 257 275

Men

453 473 263 295

Women

831 841 253 264

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,209 4,270 241 259

Men

1,544 1,459 248 263

Women

2,665 2,811 238 257

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 18, 2017