Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, fourth quarter 2014 averages, not seasonally adjusted

Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, 4th quarter 2014 averages, not seasonally adjusted
Age, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings
Number of
workers
(in
thousands)
Median
weekly
earnings

TOTAL

16 years and over

107,368 $799 59,930 $882 47,438 $724

16 to 24 years

9,755 493 5,611 508 4,144 469

16 to 19 years

1,150 387 718 406 432 358

20 to 24 years

8,605 505 4,893 520 3,712 483

25 years and over

97,613 847 54,319 929 43,294 756

25 to 54 years

75,993 827 42,537 905 33,456 749

25 to 34 years

26,188 743 14,825 780 11,364 685

35 to 44 years

24,559 882 14,051 961 10,508 784

45 to 54 years

25,245 903 13,662 1,012 11,583 774

55 years and over

21,620 915 11,782 1,019 9,839 784

55 to 64 years

17,882 922 9,730 1,029 8,153 790

65 years and over

3,738 869 2,052 974 1,686 753

White

16 years and over

84,596 823 48,355 907 36,241 738

16 to 24 years

7,599 499 4,447 519 3,153 465

25 years and over

76,997 876 43,908 960 33,089 773

25 to 54 years

59,201 855 33,966 925 25,235 768

55 years and over

17,796 943 9,943 1,058 7,853 792

Black or African American

16 years and over

13,209 621 6,300 667 6,909 602

16 to 24 years

1,347 448 724 427 622 475

25 years and over

11,862 662 5,576 716 6,286 620

25 to 54 years

9,547 634 4,528 696 5,019 608

55 years and over

2,315 769 1,047 833 1,268 739

Asian

16 years and over

6,111 959 3,314 1,067 2,797 826

16 to 24 years

344 582 162 691 182 522

25 years and over

5,767 992 3,152 1,096 2,615 875

25 to 54 years

4,694 1,015 2,591 1,140 2,103 894

55 years and over

1,072 894 560 935 512 786

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

17,870 600 11,081 631 6,789 544

16 to 24 years

2,254 433 1,415 475 839 393

25 years and over

15,617 627 9,666 663 5,951 583

25 to 54 years

13,451 627 8,361 659 5,090 588

55 years and over

2,166 623 1,305 697 861 541

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 21, 2015