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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
2020
2nd
2021
2nd
2020
2nd
2021

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

18,187 21,705 $316 $314

Men, 16 years and over

6,472 7,667 314 308

16 to 24 years

2,725 3,334 262 267

25 years and over

3,747 4,332 381 360

Women, 16 years and over

11,715 14,038 317 317

16 to 24 years

3,115 4,363 239 251

25 years and over

8,599 9,675 367 369

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

14,085 17,002 318 316

Men

4,964 5,898 312 310

Women

9,122 11,104 321 320

Black or African American

2,499 2,584 296 286

Men

898 1,024 300 290

Women

1,602 1,561 294 284

Asian

955 1,163 358 357

Men

343 415 387 357

Women

613 748 343 357

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,279 3,859 314 332

Men

1,281 1,497 330 328

Women

1,998 2,362 304 334

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 16, 2021