Number of wage and salary workers paid hourly rates from 1979 to 2016 (in millions)

U.S. wage and salary workers: number of workers paid hourly rates 1979-2016 This statistic shows the total wage and salary workers paid hourly rates in the United States from 1979 to 2016. In 2016, around 79.88 million workers were paid hourly rates in the United States.
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Total wage and salary workers in millions
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
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 2016. In 2016, around 79.88 million workers were paid hourly rates in the United States.
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Release date
August 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
1979 to 2016
Age group
16 years and over
Supplementary notes
Wage and salary workers, excluding incorporated self employed

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