What Salary Equals $51/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$51 per hour =
$102,000 per year
($2,040 per week)
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51 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 $51 hourly wage is about $102,000 per year, or $8,500 a month.
Is $51 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
$51 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $50.31
2019 $49.19
2018 $48.27
2017 $47.27
2016 $46.31
2015 $45.98
2014 $45.63
2013 $44.96
2012 $44.19
2011 $42.91
2010 $42.28
2009 $41.16
2008 $41.12
2007 $39.51
2006 $38.53
2005 $37.26
2004 $36.09
2003 $35.42
2002 $34.60
2001 $34.07
2000 $32.95
1999 $32.09
1998 $31.58
1997 $31.05
1996 $30.05
1995 $29.31
1994 $28.55
Year Wage
1993 $27.78
1992 $27.00
1991 $26.20
1990 $24.69
1989 $23.59
1988 $22.59
1987 $21.64
1986 $21.40
1985 $20.62
1984 $19.83
1983 $19.11
1982 $18.40
1981 $16.90
1980 $15.02
1979 $13.26
1978 $12.16
1977 $11.40
1976 $10.87
1975 $10.16
1974 $9.05
1973 $8.32
1972 $8.05
1971 $7.79
1970 $7.38
1969 $6.95
1968 $6.64
1967 $6.44
Year Wage
1966 $6.23
1965 $6.11
1964 $6.05
1963 $5.95
1962 $5.87
1961 $5.83
1960 $5.76
1959 $5.66
1958 $5.56
1957 $5.40
1956 $5.25
1955 $5.23
1954 $5.27
1953 $5.23
1952 $5.19
1951 $4.89
1950 $4.62
1949 $4.72
1948 $4.58
1947 $4.21
1946 $3.56
1945 $3.49
1944 $3.41
1943 $3.31
1942 $3.03
1941 $2.76
1940 $2.74
Year Wage
1939 $2.74
1938 $2.82
1937 $2.74
1936 $2.70
1935 $2.62
1934 $2.58
1933 $2.56
1932 $2.86
1931 $3.15
1930 $3.37
1929 $3.35
1928 $3.39
1927 $3.47
1926 $3.50
1925 $3.39
1924 $3.39
1923 $3.31
1922 $3.39
1921 $3.80
1920 $3.70
1919 $3.23
1918 $2.68
1917 $2.27
1916 $2.02
1915 $1.98
1914 $1.96
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$51.00 $102,000
$51.01 $102,020
$51.02 $102,040
$51.03 $102,060
$51.04 $102,080
$51.05 $102,100
$51.06 $102,120
$51.07 $102,140
$51.08 $102,160
$51.09 $102,180
$51.10 $102,200
$51.11 $102,220
$51.12 $102,240
$51.13 $102,260
$51.14 $102,280
$51.15 $102,300
$51.16 $102,320
$51.17 $102,340
$51.18 $102,360
$51.19 $102,380
$51.20 $102,400
$51.21 $102,420
$51.22 $102,440
$51.23 $102,460
$51.24 $102,480
Per Hour Per Year
$51.25 $102,500
$51.26 $102,520
$51.27 $102,540
$51.28 $102,560
$51.29 $102,580
$51.30 $102,600
$51.31 $102,620
$51.32 $102,640
$51.33 $102,660
$51.34 $102,680
$51.35 $102,700
$51.36 $102,720
$51.37 $102,740
$51.38 $102,760
$51.39 $102,780
$51.40 $102,800
$51.41 $102,820
$51.42 $102,840
$51.43 $102,860
$51.44 $102,880
$51.45 $102,900
$51.46 $102,920
$51.47 $102,940
$51.48 $102,960
$51.49 $102,980
Per Hour Per Year
$51.50 $103,000
$51.51 $103,020
$51.52 $103,040
$51.53 $103,060
$51.54 $103,080
$51.55 $103,100
$51.56 $103,120
$51.57 $103,140
$51.58 $103,160
$51.59 $103,180
$51.60 $103,200
$51.61 $103,220
$51.62 $103,240
$51.63 $103,260
$51.64 $103,280
$51.65 $103,300
$51.66 $103,320
$51.67 $103,340
$51.68 $103,360
$51.69 $103,380
$51.70 $103,400
$51.71 $103,420
$51.72 $103,440
$51.73 $103,460
$51.74 $103,480
Per Hour Per Year
$51.75 $103,500
$51.76 $103,520
$51.77 $103,540
$51.78 $103,560
$51.79 $103,580
$51.80 $103,600
$51.81 $103,620
$51.82 $103,640
$51.83 $103,660
$51.84 $103,680
$51.85 $103,700
$51.86 $103,720
$51.87 $103,740
$51.88 $103,760
$51.89 $103,780
$51.90 $103,800
$51.91 $103,820
$51.92 $103,840
$51.93 $103,860
$51.94 $103,880
$51.95 $103,900
$51.96 $103,920
$51.97 $103,940
$51.98 $103,960
$51.99 $103,980