Table 1. Median years of tenure with current employer for employed wage and salary workers by age and sex, selected years, 2006-16

Table 1. Median years of tenure with current employer for employed wage and salary  
workers by age and sex, selected years, 2006-16                                   
                                                                                    
                                                                                    
         Age and sex            January  January  January  January  January  January
                                 2006     2008     2010     2012     2014     2016  
                                                                                    
                                                                                    
            TOTAL                                                                   
                                                                                    
      16 years and over.......    4.0      4.1      4.4      4.6      4.6      4.2  
16 to 17 years................     .6       .7       .7       .7       .7       .6  
18 to 19 years................     .7       .8      1.0       .8       .8       .8  
20 to 24 years................    1.3      1.3      1.5      1.3      1.3      1.3  
25 years and over.............    4.9      5.1      5.2      5.4      5.5      5.1  
  25 to 34 years..............    2.9      2.7      3.1      3.2      3.0      2.8  
  35 to 44 years..............    4.9      4.9      5.1      5.3      5.2      4.9  
  45 to 54 years..............    7.3      7.6      7.8      7.8      7.9      7.9  
  55 to 64 years..............    9.3      9.9     10.0     10.3     10.4     10.1  
  65 years and over...........    8.8     10.2      9.9     10.3     10.3     10.3  
                                                                                    
             Men                                                                    
                                                                                    
      16 years and over.......    4.1      4.2      4.6      4.7      4.7      4.3  
16 to 17 years................     .7       .7       .7       .6       .7       .6  
18 to 19 years................     .7       .8      1.0       .8       .9       .8  
20 to 24 years................    1.4      1.4      1.6      1.4      1.4      1.3  
25 years and over.............    5.0      5.2      5.3      5.5      5.5      5.2  
  25 to 34 years..............    2.9      2.8      3.2      3.2      3.1      2.9  
  35 to 44 years..............    5.1      5.2      5.3      5.4      5.4      5.0  
  45 to 54 years..............    8.1      8.2      8.5      8.5      8.2      8.4  
  55 to 64 years..............    9.5     10.1     10.4     10.7     10.7     10.2  
  65 years and over...........    8.3     10.4      9.7     10.2     10.0     10.2  
                                                                                    
            Women                                                                   
                                                                                    
      16 years and over.......    3.9      3.9      4.2      4.6      4.5      4.0  
16 to 17 years................     .6       .6       .7       .7       .7       .6  
18 to 19 years................     .7       .8      1.0       .8       .8       .8  
20 to 24 years................    1.2      1.3      1.5      1.3      1.3      1.2  
25 years and over.............    4.8      4.9      5.1      5.4      5.4      5.0  
  25 to 34 years..............    2.8      2.6      3.0      3.1      2.9      2.6  
  35 to 44 years..............    4.6      4.7      4.9      5.2      5.1      4.8  
  45 to 54 years..............    6.7      7.0      7.1      7.3      7.6      7.5  
  55 to 64 years..............    9.2      9.8      9.7     10.0     10.2     10.0  
  65 years and over...........    9.5      9.9     10.1     10.5     10.5     10.4  
                                                                                    
  NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of     
  January data.



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