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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
2010
3rd
2011
3rd
2010
3rd
2011

SEX AND AGE

Total, 16 years and over

23,405 24,103 $234 $237

Men, 16 years and over

8,005 8,463 226 233

16 to 24 years

3,286 3,598 181 186

25 years and over

4,719 4,865 269 294

Women, 16 years and over

15,400 15,641 239 239

16 to 24 years

4,402 4,476 176 181

25 years and over

10,998 11,165 276 275

RACE, HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY, AND SEX

White

19,506 19,858 234 238

Men

6,406 6,763 225 235

Women

13,100 13,095 239 240

Black or African American

2,402 2,585 230 220

Men

1,007 1,036 226 214

Women

1,396 1,549 232 224

Asian

914 950 253 271

Men

375 383 238 274

Women

539 567 264 269

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,267 3,484 228 239

Men

1,324 1,412 234 246

Women

1,943 2,072 224 236

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 29, 2020