What Salary Equals $23/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$23 per hour =
$46,000 per year
($920 per week)
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23 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 $23 hourly wage is about $46,000 per year, or $3,833 a month.
Is $23 an hour good pay?
It's about average. We estimate a person earning $23/hour makes more than 60% 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
$23 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $22.69
2019 $22.18
2018 $21.77
2017 $21.32
2016 $20.89
2015 $20.73
2014 $20.58
2013 $20.27
2012 $19.93
2011 $19.35
2010 $19.07
2009 $18.56
2008 $18.55
2007 $17.82
2006 $17.38
2005 $16.80
2004 $16.27
2003 $15.97
2002 $15.60
2001 $15.36
2000 $14.86
1999 $14.47
1998 $14.24
1997 $14.00
1996 $13.55
1995 $13.22
1994 $12.87
Year Wage
1993 $12.53
1992 $12.18
1991 $11.81
1990 $11.13
1989 $10.64
1988 $10.19
1987 $9.76
1986 $9.65
1985 $9.30
1984 $8.94
1983 $8.62
1982 $8.30
1981 $7.62
1980 $6.77
1979 $5.98
1978 $5.48
1977 $5.14
1976 $4.90
1975 $4.58
1974 $4.08
1973 $3.75
1972 $3.63
1971 $3.51
1970 $3.33
1969 $3.13
1968 $2.99
1967 $2.91
Year Wage
1966 $2.81
1965 $2.75
1964 $2.73
1963 $2.68
1962 $2.65
1961 $2.63
1960 $2.60
1959 $2.55
1958 $2.51
1957 $2.44
1956 $2.37
1955 $2.36
1954 $2.38
1953 $2.36
1952 $2.34
1951 $2.21
1950 $2.08
1949 $2.13
1948 $2.07
1947 $1.90
1946 $1.61
1945 $1.57
1944 $1.54
1943 $1.49
1942 $1.37
1941 $1.25
1940 $1.24
Year Wage
1939 $1.24
1938 $1.27
1937 $1.24
1936 $1.22
1935 $1.18
1934 $1.17
1933 $1.16
1932 $1.29
1931 $1.42
1930 $1.52
1929 $1.51
1928 $1.53
1927 $1.56
1926 $1.58
1925 $1.53
1924 $1.53
1923 $1.49
1922 $1.53
1921 $1.71
1920 $1.67
1919 $1.46
1918 $1.21
1917 $1.02
1916 $0.91
1915 $0.89
1914 $0.88
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$23.00 $46,000
$23.01 $46,020
$23.02 $46,040
$23.03 $46,060
$23.04 $46,080
$23.05 $46,100
$23.06 $46,120
$23.07 $46,140
$23.08 $46,160
$23.09 $46,180
$23.10 $46,200
$23.11 $46,220
$23.12 $46,240
$23.13 $46,260
$23.14 $46,280
$23.15 $46,300
$23.16 $46,320
$23.17 $46,340
$23.18 $46,360
$23.19 $46,380
$23.20 $46,400
$23.21 $46,420
$23.22 $46,440
$23.23 $46,460
$23.24 $46,480
Per Hour Per Year
$23.25 $46,500
$23.26 $46,520
$23.27 $46,540
$23.28 $46,560
$23.29 $46,580
$23.30 $46,600
$23.31 $46,620
$23.32 $46,640
$23.33 $46,660
$23.34 $46,680
$23.35 $46,700
$23.36 $46,720
$23.37 $46,740
$23.38 $46,760
$23.39 $46,780
$23.40 $46,800
$23.41 $46,820
$23.42 $46,840
$23.43 $46,860
$23.44 $46,880
$23.45 $46,900
$23.46 $46,920
$23.47 $46,940
$23.48 $46,960
$23.49 $46,980
Per Hour Per Year
$23.50 $47,000
$23.51 $47,020
$23.52 $47,040
$23.53 $47,060
$23.54 $47,080
$23.55 $47,100
$23.56 $47,120
$23.57 $47,140
$23.58 $47,160
$23.59 $47,180
$23.60 $47,200
$23.61 $47,220
$23.62 $47,240
$23.63 $47,260
$23.64 $47,280
$23.65 $47,300
$23.66 $47,320
$23.67 $47,340
$23.68 $47,360
$23.69 $47,380
$23.70 $47,400
$23.71 $47,420
$23.72 $47,440
$23.73 $47,460
$23.74 $47,480
Per Hour Per Year
$23.75 $47,500
$23.76 $47,520
$23.77 $47,540
$23.78 $47,560
$23.79 $47,580
$23.80 $47,600
$23.81 $47,620
$23.82 $47,640
$23.83 $47,660
$23.84 $47,680
$23.85 $47,700
$23.86 $47,720
$23.87 $47,740
$23.88 $47,760
$23.89 $47,780
$23.90 $47,800
$23.91 $47,820
$23.92 $47,840
$23.93 $47,860
$23.94 $47,880
$23.95 $47,900
$23.96 $47,920
$23.97 $47,940
$23.98 $47,960
$23.99 $47,980