What Salary Equals $10.25/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$10.25 per hour =
$20,500 per year
($410 per week)
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10.25 dollars an hour is what per year?
It depends on how many hours you work, but assuming a 40 hour work week, and working 50 weeks a year, then a $10.25 hourly wage is about $20,500 per year, or $1,708 a month.
Is $10.25 an hour good pay?
No. $10.25/hour is in the bottom 10% of wages in the United States.
Median Hourly Wage by Profession - United States
May 2019 data. Source
Profession Wage
Doctors (General Practice) $97.00
Dentists $74.81
Pharmacists $61.58
Air Traffic Controllers $59.13
Lawyers $59.11
Physician Assistants $53.97
Actuaries $52.09
Mathematicians $50.50
Veterinarians $45.90
Civil Engineers $41.86
Computer Programmers $41.61
Psychologists $37.59
Registered Nurses $35.24
Accountants $34.40
Profession Wage
Police Officers $30.36
Librarians $29.58
Electricians $27.01
Clergy $26.53
Plumbers $26.52
Undertakers $26.04
Head Chefs $24.78
Mail Carriers $24.67
Insurance Agents $24.49
Firefighters $24.45
Real Estate Agents $23.53
Carpenters $23.24
Bus Drivers $22.03
Prison Guards $21.72
Profession Wage
Machinists $21.36
All Occupations $19.14
Secretaries $18.12
Construction Laborers $17.72
Photographers $17.44
Butchers $15.62
Bank Tellers $15.02
Preschool Teachers $14.67
Barbers $14.50
Security Guards $14.27
Models $13.63
Cooks $13.36
Nannies $11.65
Cashiers $11.37
Median Hourly Wage by U.S. State
May 2019 data. Source
State Rank Wage
Alabama 44 $16.73
Alaska 2 $23.34
Arizona 25 $18.46
Arkansas 49 $15.84
California 10 $21.24
Colorado 9 $21.28
Connecticut 3 $23.33
Delaware 20 $19.66
Florida 39 $17.23
Georgia 34 $17.75
Hawaii 8 $21.35
Idaho 43 $17.00
Illinois 18 $19.74
Indiana 33 $17.77
Iowa 28 $18.41
Kansas 32 $17.79
Kentucky 41 $17.09
State Rank Wage
Louisiana 47 $16.66
Maine 27 $18.45
Maryland 6 $22.10
Massachusetts 1 $24.14
Michigan 23 $18.60
Minnesota 12 $21.21
Mississippi 50 $15.00
Missouri 31 $17.88
Montana 36 $17.51
Nebraska 26 $18.46
Nevada 37 $17.51
New Hampshire 16 $19.95
New Jersey 7 $21.64
New Mexico 42 $17.03
New York 5 $22.44
North Carolina 35 $17.75
North Dakota 13 $20.44
State Rank Wage
Ohio 24 $18.54
Oklahoma 40 $17.18
Oregon 17 $19.83
Pennsylvania 21 $18.99
Rhode Island 11 $21.24
South Carolina 46 $16.68
South Dakota 45 $16.71
Tennessee 38 $17.26
Texas 29 $18.28
Utah 30 $18.23
Vermont 19 $19.68
Virginia 14 $20.30
Washington 4 $23.15
West Virginia 48 $16.31
Wisconsin 22 $18.79
Wyoming 15 $20.02
$10 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $10.11
2019 $9.89
2018 $9.70
2017 $9.50
2016 $9.31
2015 $9.24
2014 $9.17
2013 $9.04
2012 $8.88
2011 $8.62
2010 $8.50
2009 $8.27
2008 $8.27
2007 $7.94
2006 $7.74
2005 $7.49
2004 $7.25
2003 $7.12
2002 $6.95
2001 $6.85
2000 $6.62
1999 $6.45
1998 $6.35
1997 $6.24
1996 $6.04
1995 $5.89
1994 $5.74
Year Wage
1993 $5.58
1992 $5.43
1991 $5.27
1990 $4.96
1989 $4.74
1988 $4.54
1987 $4.35
1986 $4.30
1985 $4.14
1984 $3.99
1983 $3.84
1982 $3.70
1981 $3.40
1980 $3.02
1979 $2.66
1978 $2.44
1977 $2.29
1976 $2.18
1975 $2.04
1974 $1.82
1973 $1.67
1972 $1.62
1971 $1.57
1970 $1.48
1969 $1.40
1968 $1.33
1967 $1.29
Year Wage
1966 $1.25
1965 $1.23
1964 $1.22
1963 $1.20
1962 $1.18
1961 $1.17
1960 $1.16
1959 $1.14
1958 $1.12
1957 $1.09
1956 $1.05
1955 $1.05
1954 $1.06
1953 $1.05
1952 $1.04
1951 $0.98
1950 $0.93
1949 $0.95
1948 $0.92
1947 $0.85
1946 $0.72
1945 $0.70
1944 $0.68
1943 $0.67
1942 $0.61
1941 $0.55
1940 $0.55
Year Wage
1939 $0.55
1938 $0.57
1937 $0.55
1936 $0.54
1935 $0.53
1934 $0.52
1933 $0.52
1932 $0.57
1931 $0.63
1930 $0.68
1929 $0.67
1928 $0.68
1927 $0.70
1926 $0.70
1925 $0.68
1924 $0.68
1923 $0.67
1922 $0.68
1921 $0.76
1920 $0.74
1919 $0.65
1918 $0.54
1917 $0.46
1916 $0.41
1915 $0.40
1914 $0.39