What Salary Equals $70/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$70 per hour =
$140,000 per year
($2,800 per week)
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70 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 $70 hourly wage is about $140,000 per year, or $11,667 a month.
Is $70 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
$70 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $69.06
2019 $67.52
2018 $66.25
2017 $64.88
2016 $63.56
2015 $63.10
2014 $62.63
2013 $61.70
2012 $60.65
2011 $58.90
2010 $58.03
2009 $56.50
2008 $56.45
2007 $54.23
2006 $52.89
2005 $51.14
2004 $49.53
2003 $48.62
2002 $47.49
2001 $46.76
2000 $45.23
1999 $44.05
1998 $43.35
1997 $42.62
1996 $41.25
1995 $40.23
1994 $39.18
Year Wage
1993 $38.13
1992 $37.06
1991 $35.96
1990 $33.89
1989 $32.38
1988 $31.01
1987 $29.70
1986 $29.37
1985 $28.30
1984 $27.22
1983 $26.23
1982 $25.26
1981 $23.19
1980 $20.61
1979 $18.19
1978 $16.69
1977 $15.64
1976 $14.92
1975 $13.95
1974 $12.42
1973 $11.42
1972 $11.05
1971 $10.70
1970 $10.13
1969 $9.54
1968 $9.11
1967 $8.84
Year Wage
1966 $8.55
1965 $8.38
1964 $8.30
1963 $8.17
1962 $8.06
1961 $8.01
1960 $7.90
1959 $7.77
1958 $7.63
1957 $7.42
1956 $7.20
1955 $7.18
1954 $7.23
1953 $7.18
1952 $7.12
1951 $6.72
1950 $6.34
1949 $6.48
1948 $6.29
1947 $5.78
1946 $4.89
1945 $4.78
1944 $4.68
1943 $4.54
1942 $4.17
1941 $3.79
1940 $3.76
Year Wage
1939 $3.76
1938 $3.87
1937 $3.76
1936 $3.71
1935 $3.60
1934 $3.55
1933 $3.52
1932 $3.92
1931 $4.33
1930 $4.62
1929 $4.60
1928 $4.65
1927 $4.76
1926 $4.81
1925 $4.65
1924 $4.65
1923 $4.54
1922 $4.65
1921 $5.21
1920 $5.08
1919 $4.43
1918 $3.68
1917 $3.12
1916 $2.77
1915 $2.71
1914 $2.69
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$70.00 $140,000
$70.01 $140,020
$70.02 $140,040
$70.03 $140,060
$70.04 $140,080
$70.05 $140,100
$70.06 $140,120
$70.07 $140,140
$70.08 $140,160
$70.09 $140,180
$70.10 $140,200
$70.11 $140,220
$70.12 $140,240
$70.13 $140,260
$70.14 $140,280
$70.15 $140,300
$70.16 $140,320
$70.17 $140,340
$70.18 $140,360
$70.19 $140,380
$70.20 $140,400
$70.21 $140,420
$70.22 $140,440
$70.23 $140,460
$70.24 $140,480
Per Hour Per Year
$70.25 $140,500
$70.26 $140,520
$70.27 $140,540
$70.28 $140,560
$70.29 $140,580
$70.30 $140,600
$70.31 $140,620
$70.32 $140,640
$70.33 $140,660
$70.34 $140,680
$70.35 $140,700
$70.36 $140,720
$70.37 $140,740
$70.38 $140,760
$70.39 $140,780
$70.40 $140,800
$70.41 $140,820
$70.42 $140,840
$70.43 $140,860
$70.44 $140,880
$70.45 $140,900
$70.46 $140,920
$70.47 $140,940
$70.48 $140,960
$70.49 $140,980
Per Hour Per Year
$70.50 $141,000
$70.51 $141,020
$70.52 $141,040
$70.53 $141,060
$70.54 $141,080
$70.55 $141,100
$70.56 $141,120
$70.57 $141,140
$70.58 $141,160
$70.59 $141,180
$70.60 $141,200
$70.61 $141,220
$70.62 $141,240
$70.63 $141,260
$70.64 $141,280
$70.65 $141,300
$70.66 $141,320
$70.67 $141,340
$70.68 $141,360
$70.69 $141,380
$70.70 $141,400
$70.71 $141,420
$70.72 $141,440
$70.73 $141,460
$70.74 $141,480
Per Hour Per Year
$70.75 $141,500
$70.76 $141,520
$70.77 $141,540
$70.78 $141,560
$70.79 $141,580
$70.80 $141,600
$70.81 $141,620
$70.82 $141,640
$70.83 $141,660
$70.84 $141,680
$70.85 $141,700
$70.86 $141,720
$70.87 $141,740
$70.88 $141,760
$70.89 $141,780
$70.90 $141,800
$70.91 $141,820
$70.92 $141,840
$70.93 $141,860
$70.94 $141,880
$70.95 $141,900
$70.96 $141,920
$70.97 $141,940
$70.98 $141,960
$70.99 $141,980