What Salary Equals $7/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$7 per hour =
$14,000 per year
($280 per week)
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7 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 $7 hourly wage is about $14,000 per year, or $1,167 a month.
Is $7 an hour good pay?
No. $7/hour is in the bottom 10% of wages 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
$7 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $6.91
2019 $6.75
2018 $6.63
2017 $6.49
2016 $6.36
2015 $6.31
2014 $6.26
2013 $6.17
2012 $6.06
2011 $5.89
2010 $5.80
2009 $5.65
2008 $5.64
2007 $5.42
2006 $5.29
2005 $5.11
2004 $4.95
2003 $4.86
2002 $4.75
2001 $4.68
2000 $4.52
1999 $4.40
1998 $4.33
1997 $4.26
1996 $4.13
1995 $4.02
1994 $3.92
Year Wage
1993 $3.81
1992 $3.71
1991 $3.60
1990 $3.39
1989 $3.24
1988 $3.10
1987 $2.97
1986 $2.94
1985 $2.83
1984 $2.72
1983 $2.62
1982 $2.53
1981 $2.32
1980 $2.06
1979 $1.82
1978 $1.67
1977 $1.56
1976 $1.49
1975 $1.39
1974 $1.24
1973 $1.14
1972 $1.10
1971 $1.07
1970 $1.01
1969 $0.95
1968 $0.91
1967 $0.88
Year Wage
1966 $0.85
1965 $0.84
1964 $0.83
1963 $0.82
1962 $0.81
1961 $0.80
1960 $0.79
1959 $0.78
1958 $0.76
1957 $0.74
1956 $0.72
1955 $0.72
1954 $0.72
1953 $0.72
1952 $0.71
1951 $0.67
1950 $0.63
1949 $0.65
1948 $0.63
1947 $0.58
1946 $0.49
1945 $0.48
1944 $0.47
1943 $0.45
1942 $0.42
1941 $0.38
1940 $0.38
Year Wage
1939 $0.38
1938 $0.39
1937 $0.38
1936 $0.37
1935 $0.36
1934 $0.35
1933 $0.35
1932 $0.39
1931 $0.43
1930 $0.46
1929 $0.46
1928 $0.46
1927 $0.48
1926 $0.48
1925 $0.46
1924 $0.46
1923 $0.45
1922 $0.46
1921 $0.52
1920 $0.51
1919 $0.44
1918 $0.37
1917 $0.31
1916 $0.28
1915 $0.27
1914 $0.27
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$7.00 $14,000
$7.01 $14,020
$7.02 $14,040
$7.03 $14,060
$7.04 $14,080
$7.05 $14,100
$7.06 $14,120
$7.07 $14,140
$7.08 $14,160
$7.09 $14,180
$7.10 $14,200
$7.11 $14,220
$7.12 $14,240
$7.13 $14,260
$7.14 $14,280
$7.15 $14,300
$7.16 $14,320
$7.17 $14,340
$7.18 $14,360
$7.19 $14,380
$7.20 $14,400
$7.21 $14,420
$7.22 $14,440
$7.23 $14,460
$7.24 $14,480
Per Hour Per Year
$7.25 $14,500
$7.26 $14,520
$7.27 $14,540
$7.28 $14,560
$7.29 $14,580
$7.30 $14,600
$7.31 $14,620
$7.32 $14,640
$7.33 $14,660
$7.34 $14,680
$7.35 $14,700
$7.36 $14,720
$7.37 $14,740
$7.38 $14,760
$7.39 $14,780
$7.40 $14,800
$7.41 $14,820
$7.42 $14,840
$7.43 $14,860
$7.44 $14,880
$7.45 $14,900
$7.46 $14,920
$7.47 $14,940
$7.48 $14,960
$7.49 $14,980
Per Hour Per Year
$7.50 $15,000
$7.51 $15,020
$7.52 $15,040
$7.53 $15,060
$7.54 $15,080
$7.55 $15,100
$7.56 $15,120
$7.57 $15,140
$7.58 $15,160
$7.59 $15,180
$7.60 $15,200
$7.61 $15,220
$7.62 $15,240
$7.63 $15,260
$7.64 $15,280
$7.65 $15,300
$7.66 $15,320
$7.67 $15,340
$7.68 $15,360
$7.69 $15,380
$7.70 $15,400
$7.71 $15,420
$7.72 $15,440
$7.73 $15,460
$7.74 $15,480
Per Hour Per Year
$7.75 $15,500
$7.76 $15,520
$7.77 $15,540
$7.78 $15,560
$7.79 $15,580
$7.80 $15,600
$7.81 $15,620
$7.82 $15,640
$7.83 $15,660
$7.84 $15,680
$7.85 $15,700
$7.86 $15,720
$7.87 $15,740
$7.88 $15,760
$7.89 $15,780
$7.90 $15,800
$7.91 $15,820
$7.92 $15,840
$7.93 $15,860
$7.94 $15,880
$7.95 $15,900
$7.96 $15,920
$7.97 $15,940
$7.98 $15,960
$7.99 $15,980