U.S. wage and salary workers: number of workers paid hourly rates 1979-2017

Number of wage and salary workers paid hourly rates from 1979 to 2017 (in millions)

U.S. wage and salary workers: number of workers paid hourly rates 1979-2017 This statistic shows the total wage and salary workers paid hourly rates in the United States from 1979 to 2017. In 2017, around 80.44 million workers were paid hourly rates in the United States.
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Number of wage and salary workers paid hourly rates from 1979 to 2017 (in millions)

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Total wage and salary workers in millions
201780.44
201679.88
201578.23
201477.21
201375.95
201275.28
201173.93
201072.9
200972.61
200875.31
200775.87
200676.51
200575.61
200473.94
200372.95
200272.51
200173.39
200073.5
199972.31
199871.44
199770.74
199669.26
199568.35
199466.55
199364.27
199263.61
199162.63
199063.17
198962.39
198860.88
198759.55
198657.53
198555.76
198454.14
198351.82
198250.85
198151.87
198051.34
197951.72
Total wage and salary workers in millions
201780.44
201679.88
201578.23
201477.21
201375.95
201275.28
201173.93
201072.9
200972.61
200875.31
200775.87
200676.51
200575.61
200473.94
200372.95
200272.51
200173.39
200073.5
199972.31
199871.44
199770.74
199669.26
199568.35
199466.55
199364.27
199263.61
199162.63
199063.17
198962.39
198860.88
198759.55
198657.53
198555.76
198454.14
198351.82
198250.85
198151.87
198051.34
197951.72
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This statistic shows the total wage and salary workers paid hourly rates in the United States from 1979 to 2017. In 2017, around 80.44 million workers were paid hourly rates in the United States.
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Release date
August 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
1979 to 2017
Age group
16 years and over
Supplementary notes
Wage and salary workers, excluding incorporated self employed
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