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
2014
2nd
2015
2nd
2014
2nd
2015

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,946 24,825 $240 $244

Men, 16 years and over

8,267 8,564 236 231

16 to 24 years

3,526 3,933 193 188

25 years and over

4,741 4,630 276 291

Women, 16 years and over

16,679 16,261 242 250

16 to 24 years

4,766 4,771 178 192

25 years and over

11,913 11,491 273 281

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,573 19,513 245 247

Men

6,231 6,601 239 232

Women

13,341 12,912 247 254

Black or African American

3,073 3,013 217 226

Men

1,159 1,153 220 219

Women

1,914 1,860 216 230

Asian

1,327 1,275 235 250

Men

486 455 231 243

Women

841 820 237 253

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,992 4,097 234 232

Men

1,498 1,472 250 241

Women

2,493 2,625 226 227

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 21, 2015