What Salary Equals $59/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$59 per hour =
$118,000 per year
($2,360 per week)
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59 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 $59 hourly wage is about $118,000 per year, or $9,833 a month.
Is $59 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
$59 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $58.21
2019 $56.91
2018 $55.84
2017 $54.69
2016 $53.58
2015 $53.19
2014 $52.79
2013 $52.01
2012 $51.12
2011 $49.65
2010 $48.91
2009 $47.62
2008 $47.58
2007 $45.71
2006 $44.58
2005 $43.10
2004 $41.75
2003 $40.98
2002 $40.02
2001 $39.41
2000 $38.12
1999 $37.13
1998 $36.54
1997 $35.92
1996 $34.77
1995 $33.91
1994 $33.03
Year Wage
1993 $32.14
1992 $31.24
1991 $30.31
1990 $28.56
1989 $27.29
1988 $26.14
1987 $25.03
1986 $24.76
1985 $23.85
1984 $22.95
1983 $22.11
1982 $21.29
1981 $19.55
1980 $17.37
1979 $15.33
1978 $14.07
1977 $13.18
1976 $12.57
1975 $11.76
1974 $10.46
1973 $9.63
1972 $9.31
1971 $9.02
1970 $8.54
1969 $8.04
1968 $7.68
1967 $7.45
Year Wage
1966 $7.20
1965 $7.07
1964 $7.00
1963 $6.89
1962 $6.80
1961 $6.75
1960 $6.66
1959 $6.55
1958 $6.43
1957 $6.25
1956 $6.07
1955 $6.05
1954 $6.09
1953 $6.05
1952 $6.00
1951 $5.66
1950 $5.35
1949 $5.46
1948 $5.30
1947 $4.87
1946 $4.12
1945 $4.03
1944 $3.94
1943 $3.83
1942 $3.51
1941 $3.19
1940 $3.17
Year Wage
1939 $3.17
1938 $3.26
1937 $3.17
1936 $3.13
1935 $3.04
1934 $2.99
1933 $2.97
1932 $3.31
1931 $3.65
1930 $3.90
1929 $3.87
1928 $3.92
1927 $4.01
1926 $4.05
1925 $3.92
1924 $3.92
1923 $3.83
1922 $3.92
1921 $4.39
1920 $4.28
1919 $3.74
1918 $3.10
1917 $2.63
1916 $2.33
1915 $2.29
1914 $2.27
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$59.00 $118,000
$59.01 $118,020
$59.02 $118,040
$59.03 $118,060
$59.04 $118,080
$59.05 $118,100
$59.06 $118,120
$59.07 $118,140
$59.08 $118,160
$59.09 $118,180
$59.10 $118,200
$59.11 $118,220
$59.12 $118,240
$59.13 $118,260
$59.14 $118,280
$59.15 $118,300
$59.16 $118,320
$59.17 $118,340
$59.18 $118,360
$59.19 $118,380
$59.20 $118,400
$59.21 $118,420
$59.22 $118,440
$59.23 $118,460
$59.24 $118,480
Per Hour Per Year
$59.25 $118,500
$59.26 $118,520
$59.27 $118,540
$59.28 $118,560
$59.29 $118,580
$59.30 $118,600
$59.31 $118,620
$59.32 $118,640
$59.33 $118,660
$59.34 $118,680
$59.35 $118,700
$59.36 $118,720
$59.37 $118,740
$59.38 $118,760
$59.39 $118,780
$59.40 $118,800
$59.41 $118,820
$59.42 $118,840
$59.43 $118,860
$59.44 $118,880
$59.45 $118,900
$59.46 $118,920
$59.47 $118,940
$59.48 $118,960
$59.49 $118,980
Per Hour Per Year
$59.50 $119,000
$59.51 $119,020
$59.52 $119,040
$59.53 $119,060
$59.54 $119,080
$59.55 $119,100
$59.56 $119,120
$59.57 $119,140
$59.58 $119,160
$59.59 $119,180
$59.60 $119,200
$59.61 $119,220
$59.62 $119,240
$59.63 $119,260
$59.64 $119,280
$59.65 $119,300
$59.66 $119,320
$59.67 $119,340
$59.68 $119,360
$59.69 $119,380
$59.70 $119,400
$59.71 $119,420
$59.72 $119,440
$59.73 $119,460
$59.74 $119,480
Per Hour Per Year
$59.75 $119,500
$59.76 $119,520
$59.77 $119,540
$59.78 $119,560
$59.79 $119,580
$59.80 $119,600
$59.81 $119,620
$59.82 $119,640
$59.83 $119,660
$59.84 $119,680
$59.85 $119,700
$59.86 $119,720
$59.87 $119,740
$59.88 $119,760
$59.89 $119,780
$59.90 $119,800
$59.91 $119,820
$59.92 $119,840
$59.93 $119,860
$59.94 $119,880
$59.95 $119,900
$59.96 $119,920
$59.97 $119,940
$59.98 $119,960
$59.99 $119,980