U.S. male full-time wage and salary workers - weekly earnings 1979-2018

This statistic shows the median weekly earnings of male full-time wage and salary workers in the United States from 1979 to 2018. In 1979 the median usual weekly earnings of a male full-time employee in the United States of America amounted to 292 current U.S. dollars. In 2018, that figure had risen to 973 current U.S. dollars.

Median weekly earnings of male full-time wage and salary workers in the United States from 1979 to 2018

Wage in current U.S. dollars
2018973
2017941
2016915
2015895
2014871
2013860
2012854
2011832
2010824
2009819
2008798
2007766
2006743
2005722
2004713
2003695
2002679
2001670
2000641
1999618
1998598
1997579
1996557
1995538
1994522
1993510
1992501
1991493
1990481
1989468
1988449
1987434
1986419
1985407
1984392
1983379
1982364
1981340
1980313
1979292
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Source

Release date

November 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

1979 to 2018

Age group

16 years and older

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