What Salary Equals $26/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per 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?
Yes. We estimate a person earning $26/hour makes more than 67% 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
$26 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $25.65
2019 $25.08
2018 $24.61
2017 $24.10
2016 $23.61
2015 $23.44
2014 $23.26
2013 $22.92
2012 $22.53
2011 $21.88
2010 $21.56
2009 $20.98
2008 $20.97
2007 $20.14
2006 $19.64
2005 $19.00
2004 $18.40
2003 $18.06
2002 $17.64
2001 $17.37
2000 $16.80
1999 $16.36
1998 $16.10
1997 $15.83
1996 $15.32
1995 $14.94
1994 $14.55
Year Wage
1993 $14.16
1992 $13.76
1991 $13.36
1990 $12.59
1989 $12.03
1988 $11.52
1987 $11.03
1986 $10.91
1985 $10.51
1984 $10.11
1983 $9.74
1982 $9.38
1981 $8.61
1980 $7.66
1979 $6.76
1978 $6.20
1977 $5.81
1976 $5.54
1975 $5.18
1974 $4.61
1973 $4.24
1972 $4.10
1971 $3.97
1970 $3.76
1969 $3.54
1968 $3.38
1967 $3.28
Year Wage
1966 $3.17
1965 $3.11
1964 $3.08
1963 $3.03
1962 $2.99
1961 $2.97
1960 $2.93
1959 $2.88
1958 $2.83
1957 $2.75
1956 $2.68
1955 $2.67
1954 $2.69
1953 $2.67
1952 $2.65
1951 $2.50
1950 $2.36
1949 $2.41
1948 $2.34
1947 $2.15
1946 $1.82
1945 $1.78
1944 $1.74
1943 $1.69
1942 $1.55
1941 $1.41
1940 $1.40
Year Wage
1939 $1.40
1938 $1.44
1937 $1.40
1936 $1.38
1935 $1.34
1934 $1.32
1933 $1.31
1932 $1.46
1931 $1.61
1930 $1.72
1929 $1.71
1928 $1.73
1927 $1.77
1926 $1.79
1925 $1.73
1924 $1.73
1923 $1.69
1922 $1.73
1921 $1.94
1920 $1.89
1919 $1.65
1918 $1.37
1917 $1.16
1916 $1.03
1915 $1.01
1914 $1.00
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
Per Hour Per Year
$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
$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
Per Hour Per Year
$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
$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
Per Hour Per Year
$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