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
2015
1st
2016
1st
2015
1st
2016

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,860 25,309 $246 $246

Men, 16 years and over

8,651 8,655 241 245

16 to 24 years

3,772 3,768 191 193

25 years and over

4,878 4,888 280 293

Women, 16 years and over

16,209 16,654 250 248

16 to 24 years

4,766 4,909 174 186

25 years and over

11,443 11,745 291 285

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,926 20,007 248 249

Men

6,855 6,728 242 243

Women

13,071 13,278 252 252

Black or African American

2,810 3,095 225 232

Men

1,017 1,123 223 241

Women

1,793 1,972 226 227

Asian

1,206 1,284 287 257

Men

404 453 294 263

Women

802 831 281 253

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,091 4,209 245 241

Men

1,642 1,544 248 248

Women

2,450 2,665 242 238

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, 2016