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
2018
1st
2019
1st
2018
1st
2019

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,864 24,098 $266 $269

Men, 16 years and over

8,538 8,072 260 266

16 to 24 years

3,708 3,413 210 209

25 years and over

4,830 4,658 309 329

Women, 16 years and over

16,326 16,026 268 271

16 to 24 years

4,958 4,425 200 188

25 years and over

11,368 11,601 310 317

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,476 19,035 269 273

Men

6,552 6,226 261 269

Women

12,925 12,808 273 275

Black or African American

2,979 2,676 248 244

Men

1,027 1,001 245 246

Women

1,952 1,675 249 243

Asian

1,386 1,328 280 300

Men

536 475 290 284

Women

850 853 272 307

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,007 4,157 264 273

Men

1,520 1,449 260 284

Women

2,488 2,707 265 268

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 19, 2019