What is a $46,500 Salary on a Per-Hour Basis?

Yearly Salary
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$46,500 per year =
$23.25 per hour
($930 per week)
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$46,500 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 $46,500 yearly salary is about $23.25 per hour.
Is 46.5k a year good pay?
It's about average. We estimate a person earning $46,500 a year makes more than 59% 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
$46,500 / yr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Salary
2020 $45,875
2019 $44,850
2018 $44,010
2017 $43,101
2016 $42,225
2015 $41,919
2014 $41,604
2013 $40,989
2012 $40,287
2011 $39,128
2010 $38,551
2009 $37,530
2008 $37,496
2007 $36,025
2006 $35,133
2005 $33,972
2004 $32,901
2003 $32,294
2002 $31,545
2001 $31,063
2000 $30,045
1999 $29,260
1998 $28,795
1997 $28,313
1996 $27,403
1995 $26,725
1994 $26,028
Year Salary
1993 $25,332
1992 $24,618
1991 $23,886
1990 $22,511
1989 $21,512
1988 $20,601
1987 $19,727
1986 $19,512
1985 $18,798
1984 $18,084
1983 $17,424
1982 $16,781
1981 $15,406
1980 $13,693
1979 $12,086
1978 $11,086
1977 $10,390
1976 $9,908
1975 $9,265
1974 $8,248
1973 $7,587
1972 $7,337
1971 $7,105
1970 $6,730
1969 $6,337
1968 $6,052
1967 $5,873
Year Salary
1966 $5,677
1965 $5,570
1964 $5,516
1963 $5,427
1962 $5,356
1961 $5,320
1960 $5,249
1959 $5,159
1958 $5,070
1957 $4,927
1956 $4,784
1955 $4,767
1954 $4,802
1953 $4,767
1952 $4,731
1951 $4,463
1950 $4,213
1949 $4,302
1948 $4,177
1947 $3,838
1946 $3,249
1945 $3,178
1944 $3,106
1943 $3,017
1942 $2,767
1941 $2,517
1940 $2,499
Year Salary
1939 $2,499
1938 $2,571
1937 $2,499
1936 $2,464
1935 $2,392
1934 $2,356
1933 $2,339
1932 $2,606
1931 $2,874
1930 $3,071
1929 $3,053
1928 $3,088
1927 $3,160
1926 $3,196
1925 $3,088
1924 $3,088
1923 $3,017
1922 $3,088
1921 $3,463
1920 $3,374
1919 $2,946
1918 $2,446
1917 $2,071
1916 $1,839
1915 $1,803
1914 $1,785
Nearby Values
Per Year Per Hour
46,500 $23.25
46,505 $23.25
46,510 $23.26
46,515 $23.26
46,520 $23.26
46,525 $23.26
46,530 $23.27
46,535 $23.27
46,540 $23.27
46,545 $23.27
46,550 $23.28
46,555 $23.28
46,560 $23.28
46,565 $23.28
46,570 $23.29
46,575 $23.29
46,580 $23.29
46,585 $23.29
46,590 $23.30
46,595 $23.30
46,600 $23.30
46,605 $23.30
46,610 $23.31
46,615 $23.31
46,620 $23.31
Per Year Per Hour
46,625 $23.31
46,630 $23.32
46,635 $23.32
46,640 $23.32
46,645 $23.32
46,650 $23.33
46,655 $23.33
46,660 $23.33
46,665 $23.33
46,670 $23.34
46,675 $23.34
46,680 $23.34
46,685 $23.34
46,690 $23.35
46,695 $23.35
46,700 $23.35
46,705 $23.35
46,710 $23.36
46,715 $23.36
46,720 $23.36
46,725 $23.36
46,730 $23.37
46,735 $23.37
46,740 $23.37
46,745 $23.37
Per Year Per Hour
46,750 $23.38
46,755 $23.38
46,760 $23.38
46,765 $23.38
46,770 $23.39
46,775 $23.39
46,780 $23.39
46,785 $23.39
46,790 $23.40
46,795 $23.40
46,800 $23.40
46,805 $23.40
46,810 $23.41
46,815 $23.41
46,820 $23.41
46,825 $23.41
46,830 $23.42
46,835 $23.42
46,840 $23.42
46,845 $23.42
46,850 $23.43
46,855 $23.43
46,860 $23.43
46,865 $23.43
46,870 $23.44
Per Year Per Hour
46,875 $23.44
46,880 $23.44
46,885 $23.44
46,890 $23.45
46,895 $23.45
46,900 $23.45
46,905 $23.45
46,910 $23.46
46,915 $23.46
46,920 $23.46
46,925 $23.46
46,930 $23.47
46,935 $23.47
46,940 $23.47
46,945 $23.47
46,950 $23.48
46,955 $23.48
46,960 $23.48
46,965 $23.48
46,970 $23.49
46,975 $23.49
46,980 $23.49
46,985 $23.49
46,990 $23.50
46,995 $23.50