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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
3rd
2019
3rd
2020
3rd
2019
3rd
2020

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

23,637 20,820 $285 $315

Men, 16 years and over

8,266 7,604 268 316

16 to 24 years

3,405 3,187 216 254

25 years and over

4,861 4,417 309 399

Women, 16 years and over

15,371 13,216 296 315

16 to 24 years

4,428 4,063 225 235

25 years and over

10,943 9,153 339 377

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

18,684 16,567 289 321

Men

6,440 6,041 272 317

Women

12,245 10,526 299 324

Black or African American

2,492 2,391 261 280

Men

1,014 851 252 304

Women

1,478 1,540 267 267

Asian

1,436 989 315 347

Men

449 401 269 345

Women

987 588 345 347

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

4,107 3,925 286 311

Men

1,362 1,624 278 317

Women

2,745 2,301 289 307

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