What Salary Equals $19/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$19 per hour =
$38,000 per year
($760 per week)
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19 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 $19 hourly wage is about $38,000 per year, or $3,167 a month.
Is $19 an hour good pay?
It's about average. We estimate a person earning $19/hour makes more than 50% of workers 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
$19 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $18.74
2019 $18.33
2018 $17.98
2017 $17.61
2016 $17.25
2015 $17.13
2014 $17.00
2013 $16.75
2012 $16.46
2011 $15.99
2010 $15.75
2009 $15.33
2008 $15.32
2007 $14.72
2006 $14.36
2005 $13.88
2004 $13.44
2003 $13.20
2002 $12.89
2001 $12.69
2000 $12.28
1999 $11.96
1998 $11.77
1997 $11.57
1996 $11.20
1995 $10.92
1994 $10.64
Year Wage
1993 $10.35
1992 $10.06
1991 $9.76
1990 $9.20
1989 $8.79
1988 $8.42
1987 $8.06
1986 $7.97
1985 $7.68
1984 $7.39
1983 $7.12
1982 $6.86
1981 $6.30
1980 $5.59
1979 $4.94
1978 $4.53
1977 $4.25
1976 $4.05
1975 $3.79
1974 $3.37
1973 $3.10
1972 $3.00
1971 $2.90
1970 $2.75
1969 $2.59
1968 $2.47
1967 $2.40
Year Wage
1966 $2.32
1965 $2.28
1964 $2.25
1963 $2.22
1962 $2.19
1961 $2.17
1960 $2.14
1959 $2.11
1958 $2.07
1957 $2.01
1956 $1.95
1955 $1.95
1954 $1.96
1953 $1.95
1952 $1.93
1951 $1.82
1950 $1.72
1949 $1.76
1948 $1.71
1947 $1.57
1946 $1.33
1945 $1.30
1944 $1.27
1943 $1.23
1942 $1.13
1941 $1.03
1940 $1.02
Year Wage
1939 $1.02
1938 $1.05
1937 $1.02
1936 $1.01
1935 $0.98
1934 $0.96
1933 $0.96
1932 $1.06
1931 $1.17
1930 $1.25
1929 $1.25
1928 $1.26
1927 $1.29
1926 $1.31
1925 $1.26
1924 $1.26
1923 $1.23
1922 $1.26
1921 $1.42
1920 $1.38
1919 $1.20
1918 $1.00
1917 $0.85
1916 $0.75
1915 $0.74
1914 $0.73
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$19.00 $38,000
$19.01 $38,020
$19.02 $38,040
$19.03 $38,060
$19.04 $38,080
$19.05 $38,100
$19.06 $38,120
$19.07 $38,140
$19.08 $38,160
$19.09 $38,180
$19.10 $38,200
$19.11 $38,220
$19.12 $38,240
$19.13 $38,260
$19.14 $38,280
$19.15 $38,300
$19.16 $38,320
$19.17 $38,340
$19.18 $38,360
$19.19 $38,380
$19.20 $38,400
$19.21 $38,420
$19.22 $38,440
$19.23 $38,460
$19.24 $38,480
Per Hour Per Year
$19.25 $38,500
$19.26 $38,520
$19.27 $38,540
$19.28 $38,560
$19.29 $38,580
$19.30 $38,600
$19.31 $38,620
$19.32 $38,640
$19.33 $38,660
$19.34 $38,680
$19.35 $38,700
$19.36 $38,720
$19.37 $38,740
$19.38 $38,760
$19.39 $38,780
$19.40 $38,800
$19.41 $38,820
$19.42 $38,840
$19.43 $38,860
$19.44 $38,880
$19.45 $38,900
$19.46 $38,920
$19.47 $38,940
$19.48 $38,960
$19.49 $38,980
Per Hour Per Year
$19.50 $39,000
$19.51 $39,020
$19.52 $39,040
$19.53 $39,060
$19.54 $39,080
$19.55 $39,100
$19.56 $39,120
$19.57 $39,140
$19.58 $39,160
$19.59 $39,180
$19.60 $39,200
$19.61 $39,220
$19.62 $39,240
$19.63 $39,260
$19.64 $39,280
$19.65 $39,300
$19.66 $39,320
$19.67 $39,340
$19.68 $39,360
$19.69 $39,380
$19.70 $39,400
$19.71 $39,420
$19.72 $39,440
$19.73 $39,460
$19.74 $39,480
Per Hour Per Year
$19.75 $39,500
$19.76 $39,520
$19.77 $39,540
$19.78 $39,560
$19.79 $39,580
$19.80 $39,600
$19.81 $39,620
$19.82 $39,640
$19.83 $39,660
$19.84 $39,680
$19.85 $39,700
$19.86 $39,720
$19.87 $39,740
$19.88 $39,760
$19.89 $39,780
$19.90 $39,800
$19.91 $39,820
$19.92 $39,840
$19.93 $39,860
$19.94 $39,880
$19.95 $39,900
$19.96 $39,920
$19.97 $39,940
$19.98 $39,960
$19.99 $39,980