What Salary Equals $1,500/Hour?

If you make $1,500 an hour, how much do you make per year?
Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
If you work 40 hours a week, 50 weeks a year:
$1,500 per hour =
$3,000,000 per year
($60,000 per week)
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1,500 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 $1,500 hourly wage is about $3,000,000 per year, or $250,000 a month.
Is $1,500 an hour good pay?
Yes. Any wage above $53.03/hour puts you in the top 10% of U.S. workers.
Median Hourly Wage by Profession - United States
May 2022 data. Source
Profession Wage
Doctors (General Practice) $103.11
Dentists $76.70
Lawyers $65.26
Pharmacists $63.82
Air Traffic Controllers $63.58
Physician Assistants $60.58
Software Developers $54.90
Actuaries $54.80
Mathematicians $53.90
Veterinarians $49.64
Civil Engineers $43.24
Psychologists $41.02
Registered Nurses $39.05
Accountants $37.50
Police Officers $31.64
Flight Attendants $30.65
High School Teachers $29.98
Electricians $28.96
Plumbers $28.89
Insurance Agents $27.82
Head Chefs $27.17
Clergy $26.71
Mail Carriers $26.08
Profession Wage
Real Estate Agents $25.01
Firefighters $24.85
Undertakers $24.79
Carpenters $24.71
Librarians $24.63
Bus Drivers $24.47
Prison Guards $23.85
Machinists $23.32
All Occupations $22.26
Secretaries $21.19
Models $20.74
Construction Laborers $19.59
Photographers $19.31
Preschool Teachers $17.79
Bank Tellers $17.49
Butchers $17.25
Security Guards $16.71
Barbers and Hairdressers $16.06
Cooks $14.86
Taxi Drivers $14.75
Nannies $13.71
Cashiers $13.58
Fast Food Workers $13.43
Median Hourly Wage by U.S. State
May 2022 data. Source
State Rank Wage
Alabama 47 $18.50
Alaska 4 $25.00
Arizona 25 $21.77
Arkansas 49 $17.92
California 9 $23.91
Colorado 8 $24.16
Connecticut 5 $24.90
Delaware 19 $22.67
Florida 37 $19.62
Georgia 31 $20.62
Hawaii 12 $23.35
Idaho 40 $19.26
Illinois 16 $22.83
Indiana 34 $20.24
Iowa 28 $21.32
Kansas 35 $20.13
Kentucky 39 $19.32
Louisiana 45 $18.74
Maine 24 $21.84
Maryland 6 $24.72
Massachusetts 1 $28.10
Michigan 22 $21.88
Minnesota 11 $23.44
Mississippi 50 $17.36
Missouri 32 $20.34
State Rank Wage
Montana 33 $20.29
Nebraska 29 $21.20
Nevada 38 $19.62
New Hampshire 14 $23.04
New Jersey 7 $24.56
New Mexico 42 $19.19
New York 3 $25.23
North Carolina 36 $20.10
North Dakota 17 $22.79
Ohio 26 $21.52
Oklahoma 44 $18.80
Oregon 15 $22.97
Pennsylvania 20 $22.02
Rhode Island 10 $23.73
South Carolina 46 $18.69
South Dakota 43 $19.17
Tennessee 41 $19.20
Texas 30 $20.90
Utah 27 $21.38
Vermont 18 $22.75
Virginia 13 $23.22
Washington 2 $27.08
West Virginia 48 $18.16
Wisconsin 21 $21.95
Wyoming 23 $21.85
$1,500.00 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2022 $1,409
2021 $1,316
2020 $1,299
2019 $1,270
2018 $1,246
2017 $1,220
2016 $1,195
2015 $1,187
2014 $1,178
2013 $1,160
2012 $1,141
2011 $1,108
2010 $1,091
2009 $1,062
2008 $1,062
2007 $1,020
2006 $995
2005 $962
2004 $931
2003 $914
2002 $893
2001 $879
2000 $851
1999 $828
1998 $815
1997 $802
1996 $776
1995 $757
1994 $737
1993 $717
1992 $697
1991 $676
1990 $637
1989 $609
1988 $583
1987 $558
1986 $552
Year Wage
1985 $532
1984 $512
1983 $493
1982 $475
1981 $436
1980 $388
1979 $342
1978 $314
1977 $294
1976 $280
1975 $262
1974 $233
1973 $215
1972 $208
1971 $201
1970 $191
1969 $179
1968 $171
1967 $166
1966 $161
1965 $158
1964 $156
1963 $154
1962 $152
1961 $151
1960 $149
1959 $146
1958 $144
1957 $139
1956 $135
1955 $135
1954 $136
1953 $135
1952 $134
1951 $126
1950 $119
1949 $122
Year Wage
1948 $118
1947 $109
1946 $91.98
1945 $89.96
1944 $87.94
1943 $85.41
1942 $78.34
1941 $71.26
1940 $70.76
1939 $70.76
1938 $72.78
1937 $70.76
1936 $69.74
1935 $67.72
1934 $66.71
1933 $66.21
1932 $73.79
1931 $81.37
1930 $86.93
1929 $86.42
1928 $87.43
1927 $89.46
1926 $90.47
1925 $87.43
1924 $87.43
1923 $85.41
1922 $87.43
1921 $98.05
1920 $95.52
1919 $83.39
1918 $69.24
1917 $58.63
1916 $52.06
1915 $51.04
1914 $50.54
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$1,500 $3,000,000
$1,501 $3,002,000
$1,502 $3,004,000
$1,503 $3,006,000
$1,504 $3,008,000
$1,505 $3,010,000
$1,506 $3,012,000
$1,507 $3,014,000
$1,508 $3,016,000
$1,509 $3,018,000
$1,510 $3,020,000
$1,511 $3,022,000
$1,512 $3,024,000
$1,513 $3,026,000
$1,514 $3,028,000
$1,515 $3,030,000
$1,516 $3,032,000
$1,517 $3,034,000
$1,518 $3,036,000
$1,519 $3,038,000
$1,520 $3,040,000
$1,521 $3,042,000
$1,522 $3,044,000
$1,523 $3,046,000
$1,524 $3,048,000
$1,525 $3,050,000
$1,526 $3,052,000
$1,527 $3,054,000
$1,528 $3,056,000
$1,529 $3,058,000
$1,530 $3,060,000
$1,531 $3,062,000
$1,532 $3,064,000
$1,533 $3,066,000
Per Hour Per Year
$1,534 $3,068,000
$1,535 $3,070,000
$1,536 $3,072,000
$1,537 $3,074,000
$1,538 $3,076,000
$1,539 $3,078,000
$1,540 $3,080,000
$1,541 $3,082,000
$1,542 $3,084,000
$1,543 $3,086,000
$1,544 $3,088,000
$1,545 $3,090,000
$1,546 $3,092,000
$1,547 $3,094,000
$1,548 $3,096,000
$1,549 $3,098,000
$1,550 $3,100,000
$1,551 $3,102,000
$1,552 $3,104,000
$1,553 $3,106,000
$1,554 $3,108,000
$1,555 $3,110,000
$1,556 $3,112,000
$1,557 $3,114,000
$1,558 $3,116,000
$1,559 $3,118,000
$1,560 $3,120,000
$1,561 $3,122,000
$1,562 $3,124,000
$1,563 $3,126,000
$1,564 $3,128,000
$1,565 $3,130,000
$1,566 $3,132,000
$1,567 $3,134,000
Per Hour Per Year
$1,568 $3,136,000
$1,569 $3,138,000
$1,570 $3,140,000
$1,571 $3,142,000
$1,572 $3,144,000
$1,573 $3,146,000
$1,574 $3,148,000
$1,575 $3,150,000
$1,576 $3,152,000
$1,577 $3,154,000
$1,578 $3,156,000
$1,579 $3,158,000
$1,580 $3,160,000
$1,581 $3,162,000
$1,582 $3,164,000
$1,583 $3,166,000
$1,584 $3,168,000
$1,585 $3,170,000
$1,586 $3,172,000
$1,587 $3,174,000
$1,588 $3,176,000
$1,589 $3,178,000
$1,590 $3,180,000
$1,591 $3,182,000
$1,592 $3,184,000
$1,593 $3,186,000
$1,594 $3,188,000
$1,595 $3,190,000
$1,596 $3,192,000
$1,597 $3,194,000
$1,598 $3,196,000
$1,599 $3,198,000