What is a $25,000 Salary on a Per-Hour Basis?

Yearly Salary
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$25,000 per year =
$12.50 per hour
($500 per week)
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$25,000 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 $25,000 yearly salary is about $12.50 per hour.
Is 25k a year good pay?
No. We estimate that only 20% of workers in the United States earn less than $25,000 a year.
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
$25,000 / yr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Salary
2020 $24,664
2019 $24,113
2018 $23,661
2017 $23,172
2016 $22,701
2015 $22,537
2014 $22,368
2013 $22,037
2012 $21,660
2011 $21,037
2010 $20,727
2009 $20,177
2008 $20,159
2007 $19,369
2006 $18,889
2005 $18,265
2004 $17,689
2003 $17,363
2002 $16,959
2001 $16,700
2000 $16,153
1999 $15,731
1998 $15,481
1997 $15,222
1996 $14,733
1995 $14,368
1994 $13,994
Year Salary
1993 $13,619
1992 $13,235
1991 $12,842
1990 $12,103
1989 $11,565
1988 $11,076
1987 $10,606
1986 $10,490
1985 $10,107
1984 $9,723
1983 $9,368
1982 $9,022
1981 $8,283
1980 $7,362
1979 $6,498
1978 $5,960
1977 $5,586
1976 $5,327
1975 $4,981
1974 $4,434
1973 $4,079
1972 $3,945
1971 $3,820
1970 $3,618
1969 $3,407
1968 $3,254
1967 $3,158
Year Salary
1966 $3,052
1965 $2,995
1964 $2,966
1963 $2,918
1962 $2,879
1961 $2,860
1960 $2,822
1959 $2,774
1958 $2,726
1957 $2,649
1956 $2,572
1955 $2,563
1954 $2,582
1953 $2,563
1952 $2,543
1951 $2,399
1950 $2,265
1949 $2,313
1948 $2,246
1947 $2,064
1946 $1,747
1945 $1,708
1944 $1,670
1943 $1,622
1942 $1,488
1941 $1,353
1940 $1,344
Year Salary
1939 $1,344
1938 $1,382
1937 $1,344
1936 $1,325
1935 $1,286
1934 $1,267
1933 $1,257
1932 $1,401
1931 $1,545
1930 $1,651
1929 $1,641
1928 $1,660
1927 $1,699
1926 $1,718
1925 $1,660
1924 $1,660
1923 $1,622
1922 $1,660
1921 $1,862
1920 $1,814
1919 $1,584
1918 $1,315
1917 $1,113
1916 $989
1915 $969
1914 $960
Nearby Values
Per Year Per Hour
25,000 $12.50
25,005 $12.50
25,010 $12.51
25,015 $12.51
25,020 $12.51
25,025 $12.51
25,030 $12.52
25,035 $12.52
25,040 $12.52
25,045 $12.52
25,050 $12.53
25,055 $12.53
25,060 $12.53
25,065 $12.53
25,070 $12.54
25,075 $12.54
25,080 $12.54
25,085 $12.54
25,090 $12.55
25,095 $12.55
25,100 $12.55
25,105 $12.55
25,110 $12.56
25,115 $12.56
25,120 $12.56
Per Year Per Hour
25,125 $12.56
25,130 $12.57
25,135 $12.57
25,140 $12.57
25,145 $12.57
25,150 $12.58
25,155 $12.58
25,160 $12.58
25,165 $12.58
25,170 $12.59
25,175 $12.59
25,180 $12.59
25,185 $12.59
25,190 $12.60
25,195 $12.60
25,200 $12.60
25,205 $12.60
25,210 $12.61
25,215 $12.61
25,220 $12.61
25,225 $12.61
25,230 $12.62
25,235 $12.62
25,240 $12.62
25,245 $12.62
Per Year Per Hour
25,250 $12.63
25,255 $12.63
25,260 $12.63
25,265 $12.63
25,270 $12.64
25,275 $12.64
25,280 $12.64
25,285 $12.64
25,290 $12.65
25,295 $12.65
25,300 $12.65
25,305 $12.65
25,310 $12.66
25,315 $12.66
25,320 $12.66
25,325 $12.66
25,330 $12.67
25,335 $12.67
25,340 $12.67
25,345 $12.67
25,350 $12.68
25,355 $12.68
25,360 $12.68
25,365 $12.68
25,370 $12.69
Per Year Per Hour
25,375 $12.69
25,380 $12.69
25,385 $12.69
25,390 $12.70
25,395 $12.70
25,400 $12.70
25,405 $12.70
25,410 $12.71
25,415 $12.71
25,420 $12.71
25,425 $12.71
25,430 $12.72
25,435 $12.72
25,440 $12.72
25,445 $12.72
25,450 $12.73
25,455 $12.73
25,460 $12.73
25,465 $12.73
25,470 $12.74
25,475 $12.74
25,480 $12.74
25,485 $12.74
25,490 $12.75
25,495 $12.75