What is a $149,000 Salary on a Per-Hour Basis?

Yearly Salary
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$149,000 per year =
$74.50 per hour
($2,980 per week)
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$149,000 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 $149,000 yearly salary is about $74.50 per hour.
Is 149k a year good pay?
Yes. Any salary over $101,000 a year puts you in the top 10% of U.S. workers.
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
$149,000 / yr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Salary
2020 $146,998
2019 $143,714
2018 $141,020
2017 $138,107
2016 $135,300
2015 $134,320
2014 $133,312
2013 $131,340
2012 $129,092
2011 $125,378
2010 $123,530
2009 $120,258
2008 $120,148
2007 $115,436
2006 $112,576
2005 $108,858
2004 $105,426
2003 $103,481
2002 $101,078
2001 $99,534
2000 $96,273
1999 $93,756
1998 $92,269
1997 $90,725
1996 $87,807
1995 $85,633
1994 $83,403
Year Salary
1993 $81,172
1992 $78,883
1991 $76,538
1990 $72,133
1989 $68,930
1988 $66,013
1987 $63,210
1986 $62,523
1985 $60,235
1984 $57,947
1983 $55,831
1982 $53,771
1981 $49,367
1980 $43,875
1979 $38,727
1978 $35,523
1977 $33,292
1976 $31,748
1975 $29,689
1974 $26,428
1973 $24,311
1972 $23,511
1971 $22,767
1970 $21,566
1969 $20,307
1968 $19,392
1967 $18,820
Year Salary
1966 $18,191
1965 $17,847
1964 $17,676
1963 $17,390
1962 $17,161
1961 $17,047
1960 $16,818
1959 $16,532
1958 $16,246
1957 $15,788
1956 $15,331
1955 $15,273
1954 $15,388
1953 $15,273
1952 $15,159
1951 $14,301
1950 $13,500
1949 $13,786
1948 $13,386
1947 $12,299
1946 $10,411
1945 $10,182
1944 $9,953
1943 $9,667
1942 $8,867
1941 $8,066
1940 $8,008
Year Salary
1939 $8,008
1938 $8,237
1937 $8,008
1936 $7,894
1935 $7,665
1934 $7,551
1933 $7,494
1932 $8,352
1931 $9,210
1930 $9,839
1929 $9,782
1928 $9,896
1927 $10,125
1926 $10,239
1925 $9,896
1924 $9,896
1923 $9,667
1922 $9,896
1921 $11,097
1920 $10,811
1919 $9,439
1918 $7,837
1917 $6,636
1916 $5,892
1915 $5,778
1914 $5,720
Nearby Values
Per Year Per Hour
149,000 $74.50
149,010 $74.51
149,020 $74.51
149,030 $74.52
149,040 $74.52
149,050 $74.53
149,060 $74.53
149,070 $74.54
149,080 $74.54
149,090 $74.55
149,100 $74.55
149,110 $74.56
149,120 $74.56
149,130 $74.57
149,140 $74.57
149,150 $74.58
149,160 $74.58
149,170 $74.59
149,180 $74.59
149,190 $74.60
149,200 $74.60
149,210 $74.61
149,220 $74.61
149,230 $74.62
149,240 $74.62
Per Year Per Hour
149,250 $74.63
149,260 $74.63
149,270 $74.64
149,280 $74.64
149,290 $74.65
149,300 $74.65
149,310 $74.66
149,320 $74.66
149,330 $74.67
149,340 $74.67
149,350 $74.68
149,360 $74.68
149,370 $74.69
149,380 $74.69
149,390 $74.70
149,400 $74.70
149,410 $74.71
149,420 $74.71
149,430 $74.72
149,440 $74.72
149,450 $74.73
149,460 $74.73
149,470 $74.74
149,480 $74.74
149,490 $74.75
Per Year Per Hour
149,500 $74.75
149,510 $74.76
149,520 $74.76
149,530 $74.77
149,540 $74.77
149,550 $74.78
149,560 $74.78
149,570 $74.79
149,580 $74.79
149,590 $74.80
149,600 $74.80
149,610 $74.81
149,620 $74.81
149,630 $74.82
149,640 $74.82
149,650 $74.83
149,660 $74.83
149,670 $74.84
149,680 $74.84
149,690 $74.85
149,700 $74.85
149,710 $74.86
149,720 $74.86
149,730 $74.87
149,740 $74.87
Per Year Per Hour
149,750 $74.88
149,760 $74.88
149,770 $74.89
149,780 $74.89
149,790 $74.90
149,800 $74.90
149,810 $74.91
149,820 $74.91
149,830 $74.92
149,840 $74.92
149,850 $74.93
149,860 $74.93
149,870 $74.94
149,880 $74.94
149,890 $74.95
149,900 $74.95
149,910 $74.96
149,920 $74.96
149,930 $74.97
149,940 $74.97
149,950 $74.98
149,960 $74.98
149,970 $74.99
149,980 $74.99
149,990 $75.00