What is a $13,000 Salary on a Per-Hour Basis?

Yearly Salary
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$13,000 per year =
$6.50 per hour
($260 per week)
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$13,000 a year is what per hour?
It depends on how many hours you work, but assuming a 40 hour work week, and working 50 weeks a year, then a $13,000 yearly salary is about $6.50 per hour.
Is 13k a year good pay?
No. $13,000/year is in the bottom 10% of workers in the United States.
Median Yearly Salary by Profession - United States
May 2019 data. Source
Profession Salary
Doctors (General Practice) $201,590
Dentists $155,600
Pharmacists $128,090
Air Traffic Controllers $122,990
Lawyers $122,960
Physician Assistants $112,260
Actuaries $108,350
Mathematicians $105,030
Veterinarians $95,460
Civil Engineers $87,060
Computer Programmers $86,550
Psychologists $78,200
Registered Nurses $73,300
Accountants $71,550
Police Officers $63,150
Profession Salary
High School Teachers $61,660
Librarians $61,530
Flight Attendants $56,230
Electricians $56,180
Clergy $55,190
Plumbers $55,160
Undertakers $54,150
All Occupations $53,490
Head Chefs $51,530
Mail Carriers $51,310
Insurance Agents $50,940
Firefighters $50,850
Real Estate Agents $48,930
Carpenters $48,330
Bus Drivers $45,830
Profession Salary
Prison Guards $45,180
Machinists $44,420
Secretaries $37,690
Construction Laborers $36,860
Photographers $36,280
Butchers $32,500
Bank Tellers $31,230
Preschool Teachers $30,520
Barbers $30,150
Security Guards $29,680
Models $28,350
Cooks $27,790
Nannies $24,230
Cashiers $23,650
Median Yearly Salary by U.S. State
May 2019 data. Source
State Rank Salary
Alabama 44 $34,800
Alaska 2 $48,540
Arizona 25 $38,410
Arkansas 49 $32,940
California 10 $44,180
Colorado 9 $44,250
Connecticut 3 $48,530
Delaware 20 $40,900
Florida 39 $35,850
Georgia 34 $36,930
Hawaii 8 $44,400
Idaho 43 $35,360
Illinois 18 $41,060
Indiana 33 $36,960
Iowa 28 $38,280
Kansas 32 $37,010
Kentucky 41 $35,540
State Rank Salary
Louisiana 47 $34,650
Maine 27 $38,370
Maryland 6 $45,970
Massachusetts 1 $50,200
Michigan 23 $38,680
Minnesota 12 $44,110
Mississippi 50 $31,210
Missouri 31 $37,180
Montana 36 $36,420
Nebraska 26 $38,390
Nevada 37 $36,410
New Hampshire 16 $41,490
New Jersey 7 $45,000
New Mexico 42 $35,420
New York 5 $46,680
North Carolina 35 $36,910
North Dakota 13 $42,510
State Rank Salary
Ohio 24 $38,560
Oklahoma 40 $35,730
Oregon 17 $41,250
Pennsylvania 21 $39,490
Rhode Island 11 $44,170
South Carolina 46 $34,690
South Dakota 45 $34,750
Tennessee 38 $35,910
Texas 29 $38,010
Utah 30 $37,910
Vermont 19 $40,920
Virginia 14 $42,220
Washington 4 $48,140
West Virginia 48 $33,920
Wisconsin 22 $39,090
Wyoming 15 $41,650
$13,000 / yr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Salary
2020 $12,825
2019 $12,539
2018 $12,304
2017 $12,050
2016 $11,805
2015 $11,719
2014 $11,631
2013 $11,459
2012 $11,263
2011 $10,939
2010 $10,778
2009 $10,492
2008 $10,483
2007 $10,072
2006 $9,822
2005 $9,498
2004 $9,198
2003 $9,029
2002 $8,819
2001 $8,684
2000 $8,400
1999 $8,180
1998 $8,050
1997 $7,916
1996 $7,661
1995 $7,471
1994 $7,277
Year Salary
1993 $7,082
1992 $6,882
1991 $6,678
1990 $6,294
1989 $6,014
1988 $5,759
1987 $5,515
1986 $5,455
1985 $5,255
1984 $5,056
1983 $4,871
1982 $4,691
1981 $4,307
1980 $3,828
1979 $3,379
1978 $3,099
1977 $2,905
1976 $2,770
1975 $2,590
1974 $2,306
1973 $2,121
1972 $2,051
1971 $1,986
1970 $1,882
1969 $1,772
1968 $1,692
1967 $1,642
Year Salary
1966 $1,587
1965 $1,557
1964 $1,542
1963 $1,517
1962 $1,497
1961 $1,487
1960 $1,467
1959 $1,442
1958 $1,417
1957 $1,377
1956 $1,338
1955 $1,333
1954 $1,343
1953 $1,333
1952 $1,323
1951 $1,248
1950 $1,178
1949 $1,203
1948 $1,168
1947 $1,073
1946 $908
1945 $888
1944 $868
1943 $843
1942 $774
1941 $704
1940 $699
Year Salary
1939 $699
1938 $719
1937 $699
1936 $689
1935 $669
1934 $659
1933 $654
1932 $729
1931 $804
1930 $858
1929 $853
1928 $863
1927 $883
1926 $893
1925 $863
1924 $863
1923 $843
1922 $863
1921 $968
1920 $943
1919 $823
1918 $684
1917 $579
1916 $514
1915 $504
1914 $499
Nearby Values
Per Year Per Hour
13,000 $6.50
13,005 $6.50
13,010 $6.51
13,015 $6.51
13,020 $6.51
13,025 $6.51
13,030 $6.52
13,035 $6.52
13,040 $6.52
13,045 $6.52
13,050 $6.53
13,055 $6.53
13,060 $6.53
13,065 $6.53
13,070 $6.54
13,075 $6.54
13,080 $6.54
13,085 $6.54
13,090 $6.55
13,095 $6.55
13,100 $6.55
13,105 $6.55
13,110 $6.56
13,115 $6.56
13,120 $6.56
Per Year Per Hour
13,125 $6.56
13,130 $6.57
13,135 $6.57
13,140 $6.57
13,145 $6.57
13,150 $6.58
13,155 $6.58
13,160 $6.58
13,165 $6.58
13,170 $6.59
13,175 $6.59
13,180 $6.59
13,185 $6.59
13,190 $6.60
13,195 $6.60
13,200 $6.60
13,205 $6.60
13,210 $6.61
13,215 $6.61
13,220 $6.61
13,225 $6.61
13,230 $6.62
13,235 $6.62
13,240 $6.62
13,245 $6.62
Per Year Per Hour
13,250 $6.63
13,255 $6.63
13,260 $6.63
13,265 $6.63
13,270 $6.64
13,275 $6.64
13,280 $6.64
13,285 $6.64
13,290 $6.65
13,295 $6.65
13,300 $6.65
13,305 $6.65
13,310 $6.66
13,315 $6.66
13,320 $6.66
13,325 $6.66
13,330 $6.67
13,335 $6.67
13,340 $6.67
13,345 $6.67
13,350 $6.68
13,355 $6.68
13,360 $6.68
13,365 $6.68
13,370 $6.69
Per Year Per Hour
13,375 $6.69
13,380 $6.69
13,385 $6.69
13,390 $6.70
13,395 $6.70
13,400 $6.70
13,405 $6.70
13,410 $6.71
13,415 $6.71
13,420 $6.71
13,425 $6.71
13,430 $6.72
13,435 $6.72
13,440 $6.72
13,445 $6.72
13,450 $6.73
13,455 $6.73
13,460 $6.73
13,465 $6.73
13,470 $6.74
13,475 $6.74
13,480 $6.74
13,485 $6.74
13,490 $6.75
13,495 $6.75