What is a $300,000 Salary on a Per-Hour Basis?

Yearly Salary
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$300,000 per year =
$150 per hour
($6,000 per week)
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$300,000 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 $300,000 yearly salary is about $150 per hour.
Is 300k 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
$300,000 / yr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Salary
2020 $295,969
2019 $289,357
2018 $283,933
2017 $278,068
2016 $272,417
2015 $270,444
2014 $268,413
2013 $264,442
2012 $259,917
2011 $252,439
2010 $248,718
2009 $242,129
2008 $241,908
2007 $232,422
2006 $226,664
2005 $219,177
2004 $212,267
2003 $208,351
2002 $203,514
2001 $200,404
2000 $193,839
1999 $188,771
1998 $185,777
1997 $182,667
1996 $176,793
1995 $172,416
1994 $167,925
Year Salary
1993 $163,433
1992 $158,826
1991 $154,104
1990 $145,235
1989 $138,785
1988 $132,912
1987 $127,268
1986 $125,886
1985 $121,279
1984 $116,672
1983 $112,410
1982 $108,264
1981 $99,396
1980 $88,339
1979 $77,973
1978 $71,523
1977 $67,032
1976 $63,922
1975 $59,776
1974 $53,211
1973 $48,949
1972 $47,337
1971 $45,840
1970 $43,421
1969 $40,887
1968 $39,044
1967 $37,892
Year Salary
1966 $36,626
1965 $35,934
1964 $35,589
1963 $35,013
1962 $34,552
1961 $34,322
1960 $33,861
1959 $33,285
1958 $32,710
1957 $31,788
1956 $30,867
1955 $30,752
1954 $30,982
1953 $30,752
1952 $30,521
1951 $28,794
1950 $27,181
1949 $27,757
1948 $26,951
1947 $24,763
1946 $20,962
1945 $20,501
1944 $20,040
1943 $19,465
1942 $17,852
1941 $16,240
1940 $16,124
Year Salary
1939 $16,124
1938 $16,585
1937 $16,124
1936 $15,894
1935 $15,433
1934 $15,203
1933 $15,088
1932 $16,815
1931 $18,543
1930 $19,810
1929 $19,695
1928 $19,925
1927 $20,386
1926 $20,616
1925 $19,925
1924 $19,925
1923 $19,465
1922 $19,925
1921 $22,344
1920 $21,768
1919 $19,004
1918 $15,779
1917 $13,360
1916 $11,863
1915 $11,633
1914 $11,517
Nearby Values
Per Year Per Hour
300,000 $150.00
300,100 $150.05
300,200 $150.10
300,300 $150.15
300,400 $150.20
300,500 $150.25
300,600 $150.30
300,700 $150.35
300,800 $150.40
300,900 $150.45
301,000 $150.50
301,100 $150.55
301,200 $150.60
301,300 $150.65
301,400 $150.70
301,500 $150.75
301,600 $150.80
301,700 $150.85
301,800 $150.90
301,900 $150.95
302,000 $151.00
302,100 $151.05
302,200 $151.10
302,300 $151.15
302,400 $151.20
Per Year Per Hour
302,500 $151.25
302,600 $151.30
302,700 $151.35
302,800 $151.40
302,900 $151.45
303,000 $151.50
303,100 $151.55
303,200 $151.60
303,300 $151.65
303,400 $151.70
303,500 $151.75
303,600 $151.80
303,700 $151.85
303,800 $151.90
303,900 $151.95
304,000 $152.00
304,100 $152.05
304,200 $152.10
304,300 $152.15
304,400 $152.20
304,500 $152.25
304,600 $152.30
304,700 $152.35
304,800 $152.40
304,900 $152.45
Per Year Per Hour
305,000 $152.50
305,100 $152.55
305,200 $152.60
305,300 $152.65
305,400 $152.70
305,500 $152.75
305,600 $152.80
305,700 $152.85
305,800 $152.90
305,900 $152.95
306,000 $153.00
306,100 $153.05
306,200 $153.10
306,300 $153.15
306,400 $153.20
306,500 $153.25
306,600 $153.30
306,700 $153.35
306,800 $153.40
306,900 $153.45
307,000 $153.50
307,100 $153.55
307,200 $153.60
307,300 $153.65
307,400 $153.70
Per Year Per Hour
307,500 $153.75
307,600 $153.80
307,700 $153.85
307,800 $153.90
307,900 $153.95
308,000 $154.00
308,100 $154.05
308,200 $154.10
308,300 $154.15
308,400 $154.20
308,500 $154.25
308,600 $154.30
308,700 $154.35
308,800 $154.40
308,900 $154.45
309,000 $154.50
309,100 $154.55
309,200 $154.60
309,300 $154.65
309,400 $154.70
309,500 $154.75
309,600 $154.80
309,700 $154.85
309,800 $154.90
309,900 $154.95