What Salary Equals $97/Hour?

Hourly Wage
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$97 per hour =
$194,000 per year
($3,880 per week)
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97 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 $97 hourly wage is about $194,000 per year, or $16,167 a month.
Is $97 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
$97 / hr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Wage
2020 $95.70
2019 $93.56
2018 $91.81
2017 $89.91
2016 $88.08
2015 $87.44
2014 $86.79
2013 $85.50
2012 $84.04
2011 $81.62
2010 $80.42
2009 $78.29
2008 $78.22
2007 $75.15
2006 $73.29
2005 $70.87
2004 $68.63
2003 $67.37
2002 $65.80
2001 $64.80
2000 $62.67
1999 $61.04
1998 $60.07
1997 $59.06
1996 $57.16
1995 $55.75
1994 $54.30
Year Wage
1993 $52.84
1992 $51.35
1991 $49.83
1990 $46.96
1989 $44.87
1988 $42.97
1987 $41.15
1986 $40.70
1985 $39.21
1984 $37.72
1983 $36.35
1982 $35.01
1981 $32.14
1980 $28.56
1979 $25.21
1978 $23.13
1977 $21.67
1976 $20.67
1975 $19.33
1974 $17.20
1973 $15.83
1972 $15.31
1971 $14.82
1970 $14.04
1969 $13.22
1968 $12.62
1967 $12.25
Year Wage
1966 $11.84
1965 $11.62
1964 $11.51
1963 $11.32
1962 $11.17
1961 $11.10
1960 $10.95
1959 $10.76
1958 $10.58
1957 $10.28
1956 $9.98
1955 $9.94
1954 $10.02
1953 $9.94
1952 $9.87
1951 $9.31
1950 $8.79
1949 $8.97
1948 $8.71
1947 $8.01
1946 $6.78
1945 $6.63
1944 $6.48
1943 $6.29
1942 $5.77
1941 $5.25
1940 $5.21
Year Wage
1939 $5.21
1938 $5.36
1937 $5.21
1936 $5.14
1935 $4.99
1934 $4.92
1933 $4.88
1932 $5.44
1931 $6.00
1930 $6.41
1929 $6.37
1928 $6.44
1927 $6.59
1926 $6.67
1925 $6.44
1924 $6.44
1923 $6.29
1922 $6.44
1921 $7.22
1920 $7.04
1919 $6.14
1918 $5.10
1917 $4.32
1916 $3.84
1915 $3.76
1914 $3.72
Nearby Values
Per Hour Per Year
$97.00 $194,000
$97.01 $194,020
$97.02 $194,040
$97.03 $194,060
$97.04 $194,080
$97.05 $194,100
$97.06 $194,120
$97.07 $194,140
$97.08 $194,160
$97.09 $194,180
$97.10 $194,200
$97.11 $194,220
$97.12 $194,240
$97.13 $194,260
$97.14 $194,280
$97.15 $194,300
$97.16 $194,320
$97.17 $194,340
$97.18 $194,360
$97.19 $194,380
$97.20 $194,400
$97.21 $194,420
$97.22 $194,440
$97.23 $194,460
$97.24 $194,480
Per Hour Per Year
$97.25 $194,500
$97.26 $194,520
$97.27 $194,540
$97.28 $194,560
$97.29 $194,580
$97.30 $194,600
$97.31 $194,620
$97.32 $194,640
$97.33 $194,660
$97.34 $194,680
$97.35 $194,700
$97.36 $194,720
$97.37 $194,740
$97.38 $194,760
$97.39 $194,780
$97.40 $194,800
$97.41 $194,820
$97.42 $194,840
$97.43 $194,860
$97.44 $194,880
$97.45 $194,900
$97.46 $194,920
$97.47 $194,940
$97.48 $194,960
$97.49 $194,980
Per Hour Per Year
$97.50 $195,000
$97.51 $195,020
$97.52 $195,040
$97.53 $195,060
$97.54 $195,080
$97.55 $195,100
$97.56 $195,120
$97.57 $195,140
$97.58 $195,160
$97.59 $195,180
$97.60 $195,200
$97.61 $195,220
$97.62 $195,240
$97.63 $195,260
$97.64 $195,280
$97.65 $195,300
$97.66 $195,320
$97.67 $195,340
$97.68 $195,360
$97.69 $195,380
$97.70 $195,400
$97.71 $195,420
$97.72 $195,440
$97.73 $195,460
$97.74 $195,480
Per Hour Per Year
$97.75 $195,500
$97.76 $195,520
$97.77 $195,540
$97.78 $195,560
$97.79 $195,580
$97.80 $195,600
$97.81 $195,620
$97.82 $195,640
$97.83 $195,660
$97.84 $195,680
$97.85 $195,700
$97.86 $195,720
$97.87 $195,740
$97.88 $195,760
$97.89 $195,780
$97.90 $195,800
$97.91 $195,820
$97.92 $195,840
$97.93 $195,860
$97.94 $195,880
$97.95 $195,900
$97.96 $195,920
$97.97 $195,940
$97.98 $195,960
$97.99 $195,980