What Salary Equals $27/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$27 per hour =
$54,000 per year
($1,080 per week)
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27 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 $27 hourly wage is about $54,000 per year, or $4,500 a month.
Is $27 an hour good pay?
Yes. We estimate a person earning $27/hour makes more than 69% 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
$27 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $26.64
2019 $26.04
2018 $25.55
2017 $25.03
2016 $24.52
2015 $24.34
2014 $24.16
2013 $23.80
2012 $23.39
2011 $22.72
2010 $22.38
2009 $21.79
2008 $21.77
2007 $20.92
2006 $20.40
2005 $19.73
2004 $19.10
2003 $18.75
2002 $18.32
2001 $18.04
2000 $17.45
1999 $16.99
1998 $16.72
1997 $16.44
1996 $15.91
1995 $15.52
1994 $15.11
Year Wage
1993 $14.71
1992 $14.29
1991 $13.87
1990 $13.07
1989 $12.49
1988 $11.96
1987 $11.45
1986 $11.33
1985 $10.92
1984 $10.50
1983 $10.12
1982 $9.74
1981 $8.95
1980 $7.95
1979 $7.02
1978 $6.44
1977 $6.03
1976 $5.75
1975 $5.38
1974 $4.79
1973 $4.41
1972 $4.26
1971 $4.13
1970 $3.91
1969 $3.68
1968 $3.51
1967 $3.41
Year Wage
1966 $3.30
1965 $3.23
1964 $3.20
1963 $3.15
1962 $3.11
1961 $3.09
1960 $3.05
1959 $3.00
1958 $2.94
1957 $2.86
1956 $2.78
1955 $2.77
1954 $2.79
1953 $2.77
1952 $2.75
1951 $2.59
1950 $2.45
1949 $2.50
1948 $2.43
1947 $2.23
1946 $1.89
1945 $1.85
1944 $1.80
1943 $1.75
1942 $1.61
1941 $1.46
1940 $1.45
Year Wage
1939 $1.45
1938 $1.49
1937 $1.45
1936 $1.43
1935 $1.39
1934 $1.37
1933 $1.36
1932 $1.51
1931 $1.67
1930 $1.78
1929 $1.77
1928 $1.79
1927 $1.83
1926 $1.86
1925 $1.79
1924 $1.79
1923 $1.75
1922 $1.79
1921 $2.01
1920 $1.96
1919 $1.71
1918 $1.42
1917 $1.20
1916 $1.07
1915 $1.05
1914 $1.04
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$27.00 $54,000
$27.01 $54,020
$27.02 $54,040
$27.03 $54,060
$27.04 $54,080
$27.05 $54,100
$27.06 $54,120
$27.07 $54,140
$27.08 $54,160
$27.09 $54,180
$27.10 $54,200
$27.11 $54,220
$27.12 $54,240
$27.13 $54,260
$27.14 $54,280
$27.15 $54,300
$27.16 $54,320
$27.17 $54,340
$27.18 $54,360
$27.19 $54,380
$27.20 $54,400
$27.21 $54,420
$27.22 $54,440
$27.23 $54,460
$27.24 $54,480
Per Hour Per Year
$27.25 $54,500
$27.26 $54,520
$27.27 $54,540
$27.28 $54,560
$27.29 $54,580
$27.30 $54,600
$27.31 $54,620
$27.32 $54,640
$27.33 $54,660
$27.34 $54,680
$27.35 $54,700
$27.36 $54,720
$27.37 $54,740
$27.38 $54,760
$27.39 $54,780
$27.40 $54,800
$27.41 $54,820
$27.42 $54,840
$27.43 $54,860
$27.44 $54,880
$27.45 $54,900
$27.46 $54,920
$27.47 $54,940
$27.48 $54,960
$27.49 $54,980
Per Hour Per Year
$27.50 $55,000
$27.51 $55,020
$27.52 $55,040
$27.53 $55,060
$27.54 $55,080
$27.55 $55,100
$27.56 $55,120
$27.57 $55,140
$27.58 $55,160
$27.59 $55,180
$27.60 $55,200
$27.61 $55,220
$27.62 $55,240
$27.63 $55,260
$27.64 $55,280
$27.65 $55,300
$27.66 $55,320
$27.67 $55,340
$27.68 $55,360
$27.69 $55,380
$27.70 $55,400
$27.71 $55,420
$27.72 $55,440
$27.73 $55,460
$27.74 $55,480
Per Hour Per Year
$27.75 $55,500
$27.76 $55,520
$27.77 $55,540
$27.78 $55,560
$27.79 $55,580
$27.80 $55,600
$27.81 $55,620
$27.82 $55,640
$27.83 $55,660
$27.84 $55,680
$27.85 $55,700
$27.86 $55,720
$27.87 $55,740
$27.88 $55,760
$27.89 $55,780
$27.90 $55,800
$27.91 $55,820
$27.92 $55,840
$27.93 $55,860
$27.94 $55,880
$27.95 $55,900
$27.96 $55,920
$27.97 $55,940
$27.98 $55,960
$27.99 $55,980