What Salary Equals $50/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$50 per hour =
$100,000 per year
($2,000 per week)
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50 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 $50 hourly wage is about $100,000 per year, or $8,333 a month.
Is $50 an hour good pay?
Yes. Any wage above $48.75/hour puts you in the top 10% of U.S. workers.
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
$50 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $49.33
2019 $48.23
2018 $47.32
2017 $46.34
2016 $45.40
2015 $45.07
2014 $44.74
2013 $44.07
2012 $43.32
2011 $42.07
2010 $41.45
2009 $40.35
2008 $40.32
2007 $38.74
2006 $37.78
2005 $36.53
2004 $35.38
2003 $34.73
2002 $33.92
2001 $33.40
2000 $32.31
1999 $31.46
1998 $30.96
1997 $30.44
1996 $29.47
1995 $28.74
1994 $27.99
Year Wage
1993 $27.24
1992 $26.47
1991 $25.68
1990 $24.21
1989 $23.13
1988 $22.15
1987 $21.21
1986 $20.98
1985 $20.21
1984 $19.45
1983 $18.74
1982 $18.04
1981 $16.57
1980 $14.72
1979 $13.00
1978 $11.92
1977 $11.17
1976 $10.65
1975 $9.96
1974 $8.87
1973 $8.16
1972 $7.89
1971 $7.64
1970 $7.24
1969 $6.81
1968 $6.51
1967 $6.32
Year Wage
1966 $6.10
1965 $5.99
1964 $5.93
1963 $5.84
1962 $5.76
1961 $5.72
1960 $5.64
1959 $5.55
1958 $5.45
1957 $5.30
1956 $5.14
1955 $5.13
1954 $5.16
1953 $5.13
1952 $5.09
1951 $4.80
1950 $4.53
1949 $4.63
1948 $4.49
1947 $4.13
1946 $3.49
1945 $3.42
1944 $3.34
1943 $3.24
1942 $2.98
1941 $2.71
1940 $2.69
Year Wage
1939 $2.69
1938 $2.76
1937 $2.69
1936 $2.65
1935 $2.57
1934 $2.53
1933 $2.51
1932 $2.80
1931 $3.09
1930 $3.30
1929 $3.28
1928 $3.32
1927 $3.40
1926 $3.44
1925 $3.32
1924 $3.32
1923 $3.24
1922 $3.32
1921 $3.72
1920 $3.63
1919 $3.17
1918 $2.63
1917 $2.23
1916 $1.98
1915 $1.94
1914 $1.92
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$50.00 $100,000
$50.01 $100,020
$50.02 $100,040
$50.03 $100,060
$50.04 $100,080
$50.05 $100,100
$50.06 $100,120
$50.07 $100,140
$50.08 $100,160
$50.09 $100,180
$50.10 $100,200
$50.11 $100,220
$50.12 $100,240
$50.13 $100,260
$50.14 $100,280
$50.15 $100,300
$50.16 $100,320
$50.17 $100,340
$50.18 $100,360
$50.19 $100,380
$50.20 $100,400
$50.21 $100,420
$50.22 $100,440
$50.23 $100,460
$50.24 $100,480
Per Hour Per Year
$50.25 $100,500
$50.26 $100,520
$50.27 $100,540
$50.28 $100,560
$50.29 $100,580
$50.30 $100,600
$50.31 $100,620
$50.32 $100,640
$50.33 $100,660
$50.34 $100,680
$50.35 $100,700
$50.36 $100,720
$50.37 $100,740
$50.38 $100,760
$50.39 $100,780
$50.40 $100,800
$50.41 $100,820
$50.42 $100,840
$50.43 $100,860
$50.44 $100,880
$50.45 $100,900
$50.46 $100,920
$50.47 $100,940
$50.48 $100,960
$50.49 $100,980
Per Hour Per Year
$50.50 $101,000
$50.51 $101,020
$50.52 $101,040
$50.53 $101,060
$50.54 $101,080
$50.55 $101,100
$50.56 $101,120
$50.57 $101,140
$50.58 $101,160
$50.59 $101,180
$50.60 $101,200
$50.61 $101,220
$50.62 $101,240
$50.63 $101,260
$50.64 $101,280
$50.65 $101,300
$50.66 $101,320
$50.67 $101,340
$50.68 $101,360
$50.69 $101,380
$50.70 $101,400
$50.71 $101,420
$50.72 $101,440
$50.73 $101,460
$50.74 $101,480
Per Hour Per Year
$50.75 $101,500
$50.76 $101,520
$50.77 $101,540
$50.78 $101,560
$50.79 $101,580
$50.80 $101,600
$50.81 $101,620
$50.82 $101,640
$50.83 $101,660
$50.84 $101,680
$50.85 $101,700
$50.86 $101,720
$50.87 $101,740
$50.88 $101,760
$50.89 $101,780
$50.90 $101,800
$50.91 $101,820
$50.92 $101,840
$50.93 $101,860
$50.94 $101,880
$50.95 $101,900
$50.96 $101,920
$50.97 $101,940
$50.98 $101,960
$50.99 $101,980