What Salary Equals $13/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$13 per hour =
$26,000 per year
($520 per week)
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13 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 $13 hourly wage is about $26,000 per year, or $2,167 a month.
Is $13 an hour good pay?
No. We estimate that only 25% of workers in the United States earn less than $13/hour.
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
$13 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $12.83
2019 $12.54
2018 $12.30
2017 $12.05
2016 $11.80
2015 $11.72
2014 $11.63
2013 $11.46
2012 $11.26
2011 $10.94
2010 $10.78
2009 $10.49
2008 $10.48
2007 $10.07
2006 $9.82
2005 $9.50
2004 $9.20
2003 $9.03
2002 $8.82
2001 $8.68
2000 $8.40
1999 $8.18
1998 $8.05
1997 $7.92
1996 $7.66
1995 $7.47
1994 $7.28
Year Wage
1993 $7.08
1992 $6.88
1991 $6.68
1990 $6.29
1989 $6.01
1988 $5.76
1987 $5.51
1986 $5.46
1985 $5.26
1984 $5.06
1983 $4.87
1982 $4.69
1981 $4.31
1980 $3.83
1979 $3.38
1978 $3.10
1977 $2.90
1976 $2.77
1975 $2.59
1974 $2.31
1973 $2.12
1972 $2.05
1971 $1.99
1970 $1.88
1969 $1.77
1968 $1.69
1967 $1.64
Year Wage
1966 $1.59
1965 $1.56
1964 $1.54
1963 $1.52
1962 $1.50
1961 $1.49
1960 $1.47
1959 $1.44
1958 $1.42
1957 $1.38
1956 $1.34
1955 $1.33
1954 $1.34
1953 $1.33
1952 $1.32
1951 $1.25
1950 $1.18
1949 $1.20
1948 $1.17
1947 $1.07
1946 $0.91
1945 $0.89
1944 $0.87
1943 $0.84
1942 $0.77
1941 $0.70
1940 $0.70
Year Wage
1939 $0.70
1938 $0.72
1937 $0.70
1936 $0.69
1935 $0.67
1934 $0.66
1933 $0.65
1932 $0.73
1931 $0.80
1930 $0.86
1929 $0.85
1928 $0.86
1927 $0.88
1926 $0.89
1925 $0.86
1924 $0.86
1923 $0.84
1922 $0.86
1921 $0.97
1920 $0.94
1919 $0.82
1918 $0.68
1917 $0.58
1916 $0.51
1915 $0.50
1914 $0.50
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$13.00 $26,000
$13.01 $26,020
$13.02 $26,040
$13.03 $26,060
$13.04 $26,080
$13.05 $26,100
$13.06 $26,120
$13.07 $26,140
$13.08 $26,160
$13.09 $26,180
$13.10 $26,200
$13.11 $26,220
$13.12 $26,240
$13.13 $26,260
$13.14 $26,280
$13.15 $26,300
$13.16 $26,320
$13.17 $26,340
$13.18 $26,360
$13.19 $26,380
$13.20 $26,400
$13.21 $26,420
$13.22 $26,440
$13.23 $26,460
$13.24 $26,480
Per Hour Per Year
$13.25 $26,500
$13.26 $26,520
$13.27 $26,540
$13.28 $26,560
$13.29 $26,580
$13.30 $26,600
$13.31 $26,620
$13.32 $26,640
$13.33 $26,660
$13.34 $26,680
$13.35 $26,700
$13.36 $26,720
$13.37 $26,740
$13.38 $26,760
$13.39 $26,780
$13.40 $26,800
$13.41 $26,820
$13.42 $26,840
$13.43 $26,860
$13.44 $26,880
$13.45 $26,900
$13.46 $26,920
$13.47 $26,940
$13.48 $26,960
$13.49 $26,980
Per Hour Per Year
$13.50 $27,000
$13.51 $27,020
$13.52 $27,040
$13.53 $27,060
$13.54 $27,080
$13.55 $27,100
$13.56 $27,120
$13.57 $27,140
$13.58 $27,160
$13.59 $27,180
$13.60 $27,200
$13.61 $27,220
$13.62 $27,240
$13.63 $27,260
$13.64 $27,280
$13.65 $27,300
$13.66 $27,320
$13.67 $27,340
$13.68 $27,360
$13.69 $27,380
$13.70 $27,400
$13.71 $27,420
$13.72 $27,440
$13.73 $27,460
$13.74 $27,480
Per Hour Per Year
$13.75 $27,500
$13.76 $27,520
$13.77 $27,540
$13.78 $27,560
$13.79 $27,580
$13.80 $27,600
$13.81 $27,620
$13.82 $27,640
$13.83 $27,660
$13.84 $27,680
$13.85 $27,700
$13.86 $27,720
$13.87 $27,740
$13.88 $27,760
$13.89 $27,780
$13.90 $27,800
$13.91 $27,820
$13.92 $27,840
$13.93 $27,860
$13.94 $27,880
$13.95 $27,900
$13.96 $27,920
$13.97 $27,940
$13.98 $27,960
$13.99 $27,980