United States Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations Aged 16yrs+
Updated on May 14, 2022.

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2021, the median weekly earnings (without seasonal adjustment) of full-time working Blacks aged 16 years and over in the United States who work in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations, was $602; that of Whites in the same age group and occupation group was $626, and that of Asians in the same age group and occupation group was $638. Also, the median weekly earnings of Hispanics or Latinos, of all racial backgrounds, in the same age group and occupation group was $599.

In more simple terms, the median weekly earnings of Black workers who work in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations was 96.2% of that of their White colleagues, and 94.4% of that of their Asian colleagues who also work in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations. In the same vein, the median weekly earnings of White workers who work in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations was 98.1% of that of their Asian colleagues in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.

A closer look at the median weekly earnings of full-time U.S. workers who work in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations in 2021 by race, hispanic or latino ethnicity, and gender, also reveals the following rankings:

  1. Black Women: $775
  2. Asian Men: $669
  3. White Men: $647
  4. Hispanic or Latino Men: $603
  5. Black Men: $597
  6. White Women: $585
  7. Hispanic or Latino Women: $581
  8. Asian Women: $547

The charts and tables below shows the historical median weekly earnings by race and hispanic or latino ethnicity as well as by gender (without seasonal adjustment), for full-time U.S. workers who work in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations from 2015 to 2021.

You may also be interested in similar data for several other occupation groups here.

Note: The data for Hispanics or Latinos refers to hispanics or latinos of all racial backgrounds.

U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race, Ethnicity, and Gender of Full-Time Workers in Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black ($) White ($) Asian ($) Hispanic ($)
2,015 515 462 343 435
2,016 466 531 408 488
2,017 475 547 484 493
2,018 463 587 474 535
2,019 586 573 545 543
2,020 510 597 569 561
2,021 602 626 638 599
U.S. Men Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black Men ($) White Men($) Asian Men ($) Hispanic Men ($)
2,015 556 473 344 438
2,016 453 560 399 503
2,017 415 595 495 512
2,018 423 608 488 574
2,019 643 594 496 563
2,020 441 618 626 571
2,021 597 647 669 603
U.S. Women Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black Women ($) White Women($) Asian Women ($) Hispanic Women ($)
2,015 443 434 321 430
2,016 527 469 411 422
2,017 645 464 412 444
2,018 597 481 466 467
2,019 561 507 815 504
2,020 729 523 559 531
2,021 775 585 547 581

U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity for Other Occupation Groups

See also the median weekly earnings by race and ethnicity for the following occupation groups in the United States, or use similar links here. You can also see the median weekly earnings by gender of many occupation groups, as well as many specific occupations.