What Salary Equals $26/Hour?

If you make $26 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:
$26 per hour =
$52,000 per year
($1,040 per week)
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26 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 $26 hourly wage is about $52,000 per year, or $4,333 a month.
Is $26 an hour good pay?
It's above average. We estimate a person earning $26/hour makes more than 59% of workers in the United States.
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
$26.00 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2022 $24.42
2021 $22.82
2020 $22.51
2019 $22.01
2018 $21.60
2017 $21.15
2016 $20.72
2015 $20.57
2014 $20.42
2013 $20.11
2012 $19.77
2011 $19.20
2010 $18.92
2009 $18.42
2008 $18.40
2007 $17.68
2006 $17.24
2005 $16.67
2004 $16.15
2003 $15.85
2002 $15.48
2001 $15.24
2000 $14.74
1999 $14.36
1998 $14.13
1997 $13.89
1996 $13.45
1995 $13.11
1994 $12.77
1993 $12.43
1992 $12.08
1991 $11.72
1990 $11.05
1989 $10.56
1988 $10.11
1987 $9.68
1986 $9.57
Year Wage
1985 $9.22
1984 $8.87
1983 $8.55
1982 $8.23
1981 $7.56
1980 $6.72
1979 $5.93
1978 $5.44
1977 $5.10
1976 $4.86
1975 $4.55
1974 $4.05
1973 $3.72
1972 $3.60
1971 $3.49
1970 $3.30
1969 $3.11
1968 $2.97
1967 $2.88
1966 $2.79
1965 $2.73
1964 $2.71
1963 $2.66
1962 $2.63
1961 $2.61
1960 $2.58
1959 $2.53
1958 $2.49
1957 $2.42
1956 $2.35
1955 $2.34
1954 $2.36
1953 $2.34
1952 $2.32
1951 $2.19
1950 $2.07
1949 $2.11
Year Wage
1948 $2.05
1947 $1.88
1946 $1.59
1945 $1.56
1944 $1.52
1943 $1.48
1942 $1.36
1941 $1.24
1940 $1.23
1939 $1.23
1938 $1.26
1937 $1.23
1936 $1.21
1935 $1.17
1934 $1.16
1933 $1.15
1932 $1.28
1931 $1.41
1930 $1.51
1929 $1.50
1928 $1.52
1927 $1.55
1926 $1.57
1925 $1.52
1924 $1.52
1923 $1.48
1922 $1.52
1921 $1.70
1920 $1.66
1919 $1.45
1918 $1.20
1917 $1.02
1916 $0.90
1915 $0.88
1914 $0.88
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$26.00 $52,000
$26.01 $52,020
$26.02 $52,040
$26.03 $52,060
$26.04 $52,080
$26.05 $52,100
$26.06 $52,120
$26.07 $52,140
$26.08 $52,160
$26.09 $52,180
$26.10 $52,200
$26.11 $52,220
$26.12 $52,240
$26.13 $52,260
$26.14 $52,280
$26.15 $52,300
$26.16 $52,320
$26.17 $52,340
$26.18 $52,360
$26.19 $52,380
$26.20 $52,400
$26.21 $52,420
$26.22 $52,440
$26.23 $52,460
$26.24 $52,480
$26.25 $52,500
$26.26 $52,520
$26.27 $52,540
$26.28 $52,560
$26.29 $52,580
$26.30 $52,600
$26.31 $52,620
$26.32 $52,640
$26.33 $52,660
Per Hour Per Year
$26.34 $52,680
$26.35 $52,700
$26.36 $52,720
$26.37 $52,740
$26.38 $52,760
$26.39 $52,780
$26.40 $52,800
$26.41 $52,820
$26.42 $52,840
$26.43 $52,860
$26.44 $52,880
$26.45 $52,900
$26.46 $52,920
$26.47 $52,940
$26.48 $52,960
$26.49 $52,980
$26.50 $53,000
$26.51 $53,020
$26.52 $53,040
$26.53 $53,060
$26.54 $53,080
$26.55 $53,100
$26.56 $53,120
$26.57 $53,140
$26.58 $53,160
$26.59 $53,180
$26.60 $53,200
$26.61 $53,220
$26.62 $53,240
$26.63 $53,260
$26.64 $53,280
$26.65 $53,300
$26.66 $53,320
$26.67 $53,340
Per Hour Per Year
$26.68 $53,360
$26.69 $53,380
$26.70 $53,400
$26.71 $53,420
$26.72 $53,440
$26.73 $53,460
$26.74 $53,480
$26.75 $53,500
$26.76 $53,520
$26.77 $53,540
$26.78 $53,560
$26.79 $53,580
$26.80 $53,600
$26.81 $53,620
$26.82 $53,640
$26.83 $53,660
$26.84 $53,680
$26.85 $53,700
$26.86 $53,720
$26.87 $53,740
$26.88 $53,760
$26.89 $53,780
$26.90 $53,800
$26.91 $53,820
$26.92 $53,840
$26.93 $53,860
$26.94 $53,880
$26.95 $53,900
$26.96 $53,920
$26.97 $53,940
$26.98 $53,960
$26.99 $53,980