Median earnings of male workers from 1990 to 2017

Median annual earnings of male workers in the U.S. from 1990 to 2016 (in 2017 U.S. dollars)

Median earnings of male workers from 1990 to 2017 The statistic shows the mean earnings of male workers in the U.S. from 1990 to 2017 in constant U.S. dollars based on 2017 dollar value. The median earnings of workers in 1990 was about 39,259 U.S. dollars. In 2017, the average worker earns approximately 44,408 U.S. dollars.
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Median annual earnings of male workers in the U.S. from 1990 to 2016 (in 2017 U.S. dollars)

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YearIncome in 2016 CPI-U-RS adjusted dollars
2017 44,408
2016 43,128
2015 43,058
2014 42,120
2013 42,402
2012 40,556
2011 40,787
2010 41,445
2009 41,610
2008 41,736
2007 43,418
2006 43,728
2005 43,221
2004 42,257
2003 42,818
2002 43,242
2001 43,531
2000 44,181
1999 44,393
1998 43,343
1997 41,009
1996 40,244
1995 40,087
1994 38,817
1993 37,596
1992 37,616
1991 38,471
1990 39,259
YearIncome in 2016 CPI-U-RS adjusted dollars
2017 44,408
2016 43,128
2015 43,058
2014 42,120
2013 42,402
2012 40,556
2011 40,787
2010 41,445
2009 41,610
2008 41,736
2007 43,418
2006 43,728
2005 43,221
2004 42,257
2003 42,818
2002 43,242
2001 43,531
2000 44,181
1999 44,393
1998 43,343
1997 41,009
1996 40,244
1995 40,087
1994 38,817
1993 37,596
1992 37,616
1991 38,471
1990 39,259
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The statistic shows the mean earnings of male workers in the U.S. from 1990 to 2017 in constant U.S. dollars based on 2017 dollar value. The median earnings of workers in 1990 was about 39,259 U.S. dollars. In 2017, the average worker earns approximately 44,408 U.S. dollars.
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