What Salary Equals $38/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$38 per hour =
$76,000 per year
($1,520 per week)
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38 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 $38 hourly wage is about $76,000 per year, or $6,333 a month.
Is $38 an hour good pay?
Yes. We estimate a person earning $38/hour makes more than 82% 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
$38 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $37.49
2019 $36.65
2018 $35.96
2017 $35.22
2016 $34.51
2015 $34.26
2014 $34.00
2013 $33.50
2012 $32.92
2011 $31.98
2010 $31.50
2009 $30.67
2008 $30.64
2007 $29.44
2006 $28.71
2005 $27.76
2004 $26.89
2003 $26.39
2002 $25.78
2001 $25.38
2000 $24.55
1999 $23.91
1998 $23.53
1997 $23.14
1996 $22.39
1995 $21.84
1994 $21.27
Year Wage
1993 $20.70
1992 $20.12
1991 $19.52
1990 $18.40
1989 $17.58
1988 $16.84
1987 $16.12
1986 $15.95
1985 $15.36
1984 $14.78
1983 $14.24
1982 $13.71
1981 $12.59
1980 $11.19
1979 $9.88
1978 $9.06
1977 $8.49
1976 $8.10
1975 $7.57
1974 $6.74
1973 $6.20
1972 $6.00
1971 $5.81
1970 $5.50
1969 $5.18
1968 $4.95
1967 $4.80
Year Wage
1966 $4.64
1965 $4.55
1964 $4.51
1963 $4.43
1962 $4.38
1961 $4.35
1960 $4.29
1959 $4.22
1958 $4.14
1957 $4.03
1956 $3.91
1955 $3.90
1954 $3.92
1953 $3.90
1952 $3.87
1951 $3.65
1950 $3.44
1949 $3.52
1948 $3.41
1947 $3.14
1946 $2.66
1945 $2.60
1944 $2.54
1943 $2.47
1942 $2.26
1941 $2.06
1940 $2.04
Year Wage
1939 $2.04
1938 $2.10
1937 $2.04
1936 $2.01
1935 $1.95
1934 $1.93
1933 $1.91
1932 $2.13
1931 $2.35
1930 $2.51
1929 $2.49
1928 $2.52
1927 $2.58
1926 $2.61
1925 $2.52
1924 $2.52
1923 $2.47
1922 $2.52
1921 $2.83
1920 $2.76
1919 $2.41
1918 $2.00
1917 $1.69
1916 $1.50
1915 $1.47
1914 $1.46
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$38.00 $76,000
$38.01 $76,020
$38.02 $76,040
$38.03 $76,060
$38.04 $76,080
$38.05 $76,100
$38.06 $76,120
$38.07 $76,140
$38.08 $76,160
$38.09 $76,180
$38.10 $76,200
$38.11 $76,220
$38.12 $76,240
$38.13 $76,260
$38.14 $76,280
$38.15 $76,300
$38.16 $76,320
$38.17 $76,340
$38.18 $76,360
$38.19 $76,380
$38.20 $76,400
$38.21 $76,420
$38.22 $76,440
$38.23 $76,460
$38.24 $76,480
Per Hour Per Year
$38.25 $76,500
$38.26 $76,520
$38.27 $76,540
$38.28 $76,560
$38.29 $76,580
$38.30 $76,600
$38.31 $76,620
$38.32 $76,640
$38.33 $76,660
$38.34 $76,680
$38.35 $76,700
$38.36 $76,720
$38.37 $76,740
$38.38 $76,760
$38.39 $76,780
$38.40 $76,800
$38.41 $76,820
$38.42 $76,840
$38.43 $76,860
$38.44 $76,880
$38.45 $76,900
$38.46 $76,920
$38.47 $76,940
$38.48 $76,960
$38.49 $76,980
Per Hour Per Year
$38.50 $77,000
$38.51 $77,020
$38.52 $77,040
$38.53 $77,060
$38.54 $77,080
$38.55 $77,100
$38.56 $77,120
$38.57 $77,140
$38.58 $77,160
$38.59 $77,180
$38.60 $77,200
$38.61 $77,220
$38.62 $77,240
$38.63 $77,260
$38.64 $77,280
$38.65 $77,300
$38.66 $77,320
$38.67 $77,340
$38.68 $77,360
$38.69 $77,380
$38.70 $77,400
$38.71 $77,420
$38.72 $77,440
$38.73 $77,460
$38.74 $77,480
Per Hour Per Year
$38.75 $77,500
$38.76 $77,520
$38.77 $77,540
$38.78 $77,560
$38.79 $77,580
$38.80 $77,600
$38.81 $77,620
$38.82 $77,640
$38.83 $77,660
$38.84 $77,680
$38.85 $77,700
$38.86 $77,720
$38.87 $77,740
$38.88 $77,760
$38.89 $77,780
$38.90 $77,800
$38.91 $77,820
$38.92 $77,840
$38.93 $77,860
$38.94 $77,880
$38.95 $77,900
$38.96 $77,920
$38.97 $77,940
$38.98 $77,960
$38.99 $77,980