United States Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Personal Care and Service 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 personal care and service occupations, was $584; that of Whites in the same age group and occupation group was $622, and that of Asians in the same age group and occupation group was $654. Also, the median weekly earnings of Hispanics or Latinos, of all racial backgrounds, in the same age group and occupation group was $596.

In more simple terms, the median weekly earnings of Black workers who work in personal care and service occupations was 93.9% of that of their White colleagues, and 89.3% of that of their Asian colleagues who also work in personal care and service occupations. In the same vein, the median weekly earnings of White workers who work in personal care and service occupations was 95.1% of that of their Asian colleagues in personal care and service occupations.

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

  1. Asian Men: $742
  2. White Men: $731
  3. Hispanic or Latino Men: $637
  4. Asian Women: $620
  5. White Women: $605
  6. Black Men: $586
  7. Black Women: $584
  8. Hispanic or Latino Women: $584

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 personal care and service 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 Personal Care and Service Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Hispanic or Latino
U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race, Ethnicity, and Gender of Full-Time Workers in Personal Care and Service Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
Black Men
Black Women
White Men
White Women
Asian Men
Asian Women
Hispanic or Latino Men
Hispanic or Latino Women
U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers Personal Care and Service Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black ($) White ($) Asian ($) Hispanic ($)
2,015 483 499 512 478
2,016 471 512 515 487
2,017 498 525 551 502
2,018 517 554 538 502
2,019 515 574 591 535
2,020 633 616 608 542
2,021 584 622 654 596
U.S. Men Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Personal Care and Service Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black Men ($) White Men($) Asian Men ($) Hispanic Men ($)
2,015 534 621 546 588
2,016 545 642 609 554
2,017 512 633 662 592
2,018 619 646 640 585
2,019 597 638 617 661
2,020 697 755 877 613
2,021 586 731 742 637
U.S. Women Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Personal Care and Service Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black Women ($) White Women($) Asian Women ($) Hispanic Women ($)
2,015 459 465 503 429
2,016 443 485 498 478
2,017 493 502 524 483
2,018 492 525 513 489
2,019 495 541 573 508
2,020 586 596 580 520
2,021 584 605 620 584

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.