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
4th
2016
4th
2017
4th
2016
4th
2017

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

25,237 23,779 $255 $256

Men, 16 years and over

8,691 8,310 244 241

16 to 24 years

3,859 3,628 198 194

25 years and over

4,832 4,682 293 298

Women, 16 years and over

16,546 15,468 261 263

16 to 24 years

4,738 4,652 193 196

25 years and over

11,808 10,816 295 303

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,879 18,642 258 258

Men

6,614 6,389 242 239

Women

13,265 12,253 265 266

Black or African American

3,091 2,878 237 247

Men

1,181 1,085 240 244

Women

1,911 1,793 234 248

Asian

1,275 1,206 267 259

Men

506 446 264 248

Women

769 760 270 265

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,267 3,882 260 262

Men

1,432 1,379 261 264

Women

2,835 2,504 260 260

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: January 17, 2018