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
2018
2nd
2019
2nd
2018
2nd
2019

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,428 23,854 $267 $277

Men, 16 years and over

8,460 8,121 258 263

16 to 24 years

3,524 3,498 215 209

25 years and over

4,936 4,623 303 323

Women, 16 years and over

15,968 15,733 272 285

16 to 24 years

4,738 4,642 206 224

25 years and over

11,230 11,091 307 317

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,155 18,716 271 279

Men

6,563 6,363 261 262

Women

12,592 12,353 277 288

Black or African American

2,991 2,871 248 275

Men

1,065 1,010 248 265

Women

1,926 1,860 248 280

Asian

1,304 1,284 252 283

Men

458 357 250 289

Women

846 927 253 282

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,342 4,137 264 276

Men

1,626 1,467 264 280

Women

2,716 2,670 264 274

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, 2019