2006 Median Annual Earnings by Race and Sex

Race/gender Earnings Wage ratio
White men $47,814 100.0%
White women 35,151 73.5
Black men 34,480 72.1
Black women 30,398 63.6
Hispanic men 27,490 57.5
Hispanic women 24,738 51.7
All men $42,210  
All women $32,649  
Wage gap   77.4%
     
NOTE: Includes full-time, year-round workers ages 15 and above. “White” and “Black” exclude those who identified as Hispanic and/or reported more than one race category. “Hispanic” includes all those who so identified themselves, regardless of race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2007 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

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The Wage Gap 2004 Median Annual Earnings by Race and Sex
2006 Median Annual Earnings by Race and Sex

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