U.S. wage and salary workers: change in weekly earnings by gender/education 2018

Percent change of median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers in the United States between 2017 and 2018, by gender and educational attainment

U.S. wage and salary workers: change in weekly earnings by gender/education 2018 This statistic shows the average annual percent change in median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers in the United States in 2018, by gender and educational attainment. Male workers with some college or associate’s degree tend to earn around 3.7 percent more in 2018 than the preceding previous year.
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Percent change of median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers in the United States between 2017 and 2018, by gender and educational attainment

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WomenMen
Less than a high school diploma4.9%3.9%
High school graduate, no college1%2.8%
Some college or associate’s degree2.4%3.7%
Bachelor’s degree and higher1.2%2.9%
WomenMen
Less than a high school diploma4.9%3.9%
High school graduate, no college1%2.8%
Some college or associate’s degree2.4%3.7%
Bachelor’s degree and higher1.2%2.9%
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This statistic shows the average annual percent change in median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers in the United States in 2018, by gender and educational attainment. Male workers with some college or associate’s degree tend to earn around 3.7 percent more in 2018 than the preceding previous year.
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