What Salary Equals $56/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$56 per hour =
$112,000 per year
($2,240 per week)
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56 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 $56 hourly wage is about $112,000 per year, or $9,333 a month.
Is $56 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
$56 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $55.25
2019 $54.01
2018 $53.00
2017 $51.91
2016 $50.85
2015 $50.48
2014 $50.10
2013 $49.36
2012 $48.52
2011 $47.12
2010 $46.43
2009 $45.20
2008 $45.16
2007 $43.39
2006 $42.31
2005 $40.91
2004 $39.62
2003 $38.89
2002 $37.99
2001 $37.41
2000 $36.18
1999 $35.24
1998 $34.68
1997 $34.10
1996 $33.00
1995 $32.18
1994 $31.35
Year Wage
1993 $30.51
1992 $29.65
1991 $28.77
1990 $27.11
1989 $25.91
1988 $24.81
1987 $23.76
1986 $23.50
1985 $22.64
1984 $21.78
1983 $20.98
1982 $20.21
1981 $18.55
1980 $16.49
1979 $14.56
1978 $13.35
1977 $12.51
1976 $11.93
1975 $11.16
1974 $9.93
1973 $9.14
1972 $8.84
1971 $8.56
1970 $8.11
1969 $7.63
1968 $7.29
1967 $7.07
Year Wage
1966 $6.84
1965 $6.71
1964 $6.64
1963 $6.54
1962 $6.45
1961 $6.41
1960 $6.32
1959 $6.21
1958 $6.11
1957 $5.93
1956 $5.76
1955 $5.74
1954 $5.78
1953 $5.74
1952 $5.70
1951 $5.37
1950 $5.07
1949 $5.18
1948 $5.03
1947 $4.62
1946 $3.91
1945 $3.83
1944 $3.74
1943 $3.63
1942 $3.33
1941 $3.03
1940 $3.01
Year Wage
1939 $3.01
1938 $3.10
1937 $3.01
1936 $2.97
1935 $2.88
1934 $2.84
1933 $2.82
1932 $3.14
1931 $3.46
1930 $3.70
1929 $3.68
1928 $3.72
1927 $3.81
1926 $3.85
1925 $3.72
1924 $3.72
1923 $3.63
1922 $3.72
1921 $4.17
1920 $4.06
1919 $3.55
1918 $2.95
1917 $2.49
1916 $2.21
1915 $2.17
1914 $2.15
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$56.00 $112,000
$56.01 $112,020
$56.02 $112,040
$56.03 $112,060
$56.04 $112,080
$56.05 $112,100
$56.06 $112,120
$56.07 $112,140
$56.08 $112,160
$56.09 $112,180
$56.10 $112,200
$56.11 $112,220
$56.12 $112,240
$56.13 $112,260
$56.14 $112,280
$56.15 $112,300
$56.16 $112,320
$56.17 $112,340
$56.18 $112,360
$56.19 $112,380
$56.20 $112,400
$56.21 $112,420
$56.22 $112,440
$56.23 $112,460
$56.24 $112,480
Per Hour Per Year
$56.25 $112,500
$56.26 $112,520
$56.27 $112,540
$56.28 $112,560
$56.29 $112,580
$56.30 $112,600
$56.31 $112,620
$56.32 $112,640
$56.33 $112,660
$56.34 $112,680
$56.35 $112,700
$56.36 $112,720
$56.37 $112,740
$56.38 $112,760
$56.39 $112,780
$56.40 $112,800
$56.41 $112,820
$56.42 $112,840
$56.43 $112,860
$56.44 $112,880
$56.45 $112,900
$56.46 $112,920
$56.47 $112,940
$56.48 $112,960
$56.49 $112,980
Per Hour Per Year
$56.50 $113,000
$56.51 $113,020
$56.52 $113,040
$56.53 $113,060
$56.54 $113,080
$56.55 $113,100
$56.56 $113,120
$56.57 $113,140
$56.58 $113,160
$56.59 $113,180
$56.60 $113,200
$56.61 $113,220
$56.62 $113,240
$56.63 $113,260
$56.64 $113,280
$56.65 $113,300
$56.66 $113,320
$56.67 $113,340
$56.68 $113,360
$56.69 $113,380
$56.70 $113,400
$56.71 $113,420
$56.72 $113,440
$56.73 $113,460
$56.74 $113,480
Per Hour Per Year
$56.75 $113,500
$56.76 $113,520
$56.77 $113,540
$56.78 $113,560
$56.79 $113,580
$56.80 $113,600
$56.81 $113,620
$56.82 $113,640
$56.83 $113,660
$56.84 $113,680
$56.85 $113,700
$56.86 $113,720
$56.87 $113,740
$56.88 $113,760
$56.89 $113,780
$56.90 $113,800
$56.91 $113,820
$56.92 $113,840
$56.93 $113,860
$56.94 $113,880
$56.95 $113,900
$56.96 $113,920
$56.97 $113,940
$56.98 $113,960
$56.99 $113,980