What Salary Equals $19.70/Hour?

If you make $19.70 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:
$19.70 per hour =
$39,400 per year
($788 per week)
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19.70 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 $19.70 hourly wage is about $39,400 per year, or $3,283 a month.
Is $19.70 an hour good pay?
It's a little below average. We estimate that only 41% of workers in the United States earn less than $19.70/hour.
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
$19.70 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2022 $18.51
2021 $17.29
2020 $17.06
2019 $16.68
2018 $16.36
2017 $16.03
2016 $15.70
2015 $15.59
2014 $15.47
2013 $15.24
2012 $14.98
2011 $14.55
2010 $14.33
2009 $13.95
2008 $13.94
2007 $13.39
2006 $13.06
2005 $12.63
2004 $12.23
2003 $12.01
2002 $11.73
2001 $11.55
2000 $11.17
1999 $10.88
1998 $10.71
1997 $10.53
1996 $10.19
1995 $9.94
1994 $9.68
1993 $9.42
1992 $9.15
1991 $8.88
1990 $8.37
1989 $8.00
1988 $7.66
1987 $7.33
1986 $7.25
Year Wage
1985 $6.99
1984 $6.72
1983 $6.48
1982 $6.24
1981 $5.73
1980 $5.09
1979 $4.49
1978 $4.12
1977 $3.86
1976 $3.68
1975 $3.44
1974 $3.07
1973 $2.82
1972 $2.73
1971 $2.64
1970 $2.50
1969 $2.36
1968 $2.25
1967 $2.18
1966 $2.11
1965 $2.07
1964 $2.05
1963 $2.02
1962 $1.99
1961 $1.98
1960 $1.95
1959 $1.92
1958 $1.89
1957 $1.83
1956 $1.78
1955 $1.77
1954 $1.79
1953 $1.77
1952 $1.76
1951 $1.66
1950 $1.57
1949 $1.60
Year Wage
1948 $1.55
1947 $1.43
1946 $1.21
1945 $1.18
1944 $1.15
1943 $1.12
1942 $1.03
1941 $0.94
1940 $0.93
1939 $0.93
1938 $0.96
1937 $0.93
1936 $0.92
1935 $0.89
1934 $0.88
1933 $0.87
1932 $0.97
1931 $1.07
1930 $1.14
1929 $1.14
1928 $1.15
1927 $1.17
1926 $1.19
1925 $1.15
1924 $1.15
1923 $1.12
1922 $1.15
1921 $1.29
1920 $1.25
1919 $1.10
1918 $0.91
1917 $0.77
1916 $0.68
1915 $0.67
1914 $0.66