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
2016
2nd
2017
2nd
2016
2nd
2017

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

24,808 24,651 $250 $262

Men, 16 years and over

8,645 8,368 245 257

16 to 24 years

3,739 3,687 192 200

25 years and over

4,906 4,681 292 308

Women, 16 years and over

16,163 16,283 253 265

16 to 24 years

4,745 4,819 190 198

25 years and over

11,419 11,464 288 301

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,578 19,349 252 269

Men

6,893 6,480 245 262

Women

12,685 12,869 256 272

Black or African American

2,999 2,952 237 230

Men

1,045 1,068 237 234

Women

1,954 1,884 237 228

Asian

1,280 1,279 267 281

Men

415 441 252 286

Women

865 838 280 278

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,987 4,014 241 263

Men

1,452 1,495 246 269

Women

2,535 2,519 238 260

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 19, 2017