United States Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Transportation and Material Moving 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 transportation and material moving occupations, was $697; that of Whites in the same age group and occupation group was $764, and that of Asians in the same age group and occupation group was $687. Also, the median weekly earnings of Hispanics or Latinos, of all racial backgrounds, in the same age group and occupation group was $698.

In more simple terms, the median weekly earnings of Black workers who work in transportation and material moving occupations was 91.2% of that of their White colleagues, and 101.5% of that of their Asian colleagues who also work in transportation and material moving occupations. In the same vein, the median weekly earnings of Asian workers who work in transportation and material moving occupations was 89.9% of that of their White colleagues in transportation and material moving occupations.

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

  1. White Men: $817
  2. Hispanic or Latino Men: $747
  3. Black Men: $711
  4. Asian Men: $698
  5. Asian Women: $652
  6. White Women: $622
  7. Black Women: $619
  8. Hispanic or Latino Women: $605

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 transportation and material moving 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 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race, Ethnicity, and Gender of Full-Time Workers in Transportation and Material Moving Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black ($) White ($) Asian ($) Hispanic ($)
2,015 584 679 580 556
2,016 628 678 615 573
2,017 599 711 648 594
2,018 637 706 662 612
2,019 668 729 652 648
2,020 675 734 665 659
2,021 697 764 687 698
U.S. Men Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Transportation and Material Moving Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black Men ($) White Men($) Asian Men ($) Hispanic Men ($)
2,015 609 701 599 592
2,016 649 699 620 598
2,017 624 746 693 621
2,018 664 749 710 654
2,019 696 768 678 686
2,020 706 777 699 695
2,021 711 817 698 747
U.S. Women Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Transportation and Material Moving Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black Women ($) White Women($) Asian Women ($) Hispanic Women ($)
2,015 447 517 500 417
2,016 533 544 593 440
2,017 507 518 502 455
2,018 560 533 539 491
2,019 617 573 574 509
2,020 604 594 600 586
2,021 619 622 652 605

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.