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Table 3. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex, third quarter 2020 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, 3rd quarter 2020 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

109,652 $994 60,699 $1,104 48,954 $902

16 to 24 years

9,716 606 5,516 631 4,201 583

16 to 19 years

1,533 498 943 513 589 480

20 to 24 years

8,183 629 4,572 659 3,611 599

25 years and over

99,936 1,051 55,183 1,164 44,753 942

25 to 54 years

76,147 1,043 42,265 1,149 33,882 942

25 to 34 years

27,242 918 14,994 957 12,248 888

35 to 44 years

25,647 1,129 14,416 1,237 11,231 989

45 to 54 years

23,258 1,154 12,855 1,308 10,403 1,002

55 years and over

23,789 1,087 12,918 1,231 10,871 942

55 to 64 years

18,819 1,108 10,153 1,252 8,666 959

65 years and over

4,970 1,006 2,764 1,163 2,206 880

White

16 years and over

84,482 1,008 47,959 1,122 36,523 910

16 to 24 years

7,529 611 4,381 640 3,147 580

25 years and over

76,953 1,070 43,577 1,174 33,375 952

25 to 54 years

57,649 1,056 32,766 1,154 24,883 951

55 years and over

19,304 1,127 10,811 1,271 8,492 952

Black or African American

16 years and over

13,868 813 6,687 869 7,181 768

16 to 24 years

1,151 560 639 547 512 579

25 years and over

12,716 848 6,048 931 6,669 793

25 to 54 years

9,976 839 4,801 925 5,174 790

55 years and over

2,741 889 1,247 945 1,494 798

Asian

16 years and over

7,355 1,392 3,952 1,542 3,403 1,224

16 to 24 years

426 679 199 677 227 682

25 years and over

6,929 1,428 3,753 1,588 3,176 1,300

25 to 54 years

5,717 1,510 3,159 1,628 2,558 1,360

55 years and over

1,213 1,137 594 1,321 618 1,030

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

16 years and over

19,086 785 11,553 823 7,533 722

16 to 24 years

2,135 579 1,304 605 830 522

25 years and over

16,951 821 10,248 877 6,702 759

25 to 54 years

14,126 828 8,553 873 5,573 776

55 years and over

2,825 788 1,696 893 1,129 685

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: October 16, 2020