What is a $52,850 Salary on a Per-Hour Basis?

What is your hourly wage if you earn $52,850 per year?
Yearly Salary
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
If you work 40 hours a week, 50 weeks a year:
$52,850 per year =
$26.43 per hour
($1,057 per week)
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$52,850 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 $52,850 yearly salary is about $26.43 per hour.
Is 52,850 a year good pay?
It's above average. We estimate a person earning $52,850 a year makes more than 57% of workers in the United States.
Median Yearly Salary by Profession - United States
May 2022 data. Source
Profession Salary
Doctors (General Practice) $214,460
Dentists $159,530
Lawyers $135,740
Pharmacists $132,750
Air Traffic Controllers $132,250
Physician Assistants $126,010
Software Developers $114,190
Actuaries $113,990
Mathematicians $112,110
Veterinarians $103,260
Civil Engineers $89,940
Psychologists $85,330
Registered Nurses $81,220
Accountants $78,000
Police Officers $65,810
Flight Attendants $63,760
High School Teachers $62,360
Electricians $60,240
Plumbers $60,090
Insurance Agents $57,860
Head Chefs $56,520
Clergy $55,550
Mail Carriers $54,250
Profession Salary
Real Estate Agents $52,030
Firefighters $51,680
Undertakers $51,570
Carpenters $51,390
Librarians $51,220
Bus Drivers $50,890
Prison Guards $49,610
Machinists $48,510
All Occupations $46,310
Secretaries $44,080
Models $43,130
Construction Laborers $40,750
Photographers $40,170
Preschool Teachers $37,000
Bank Tellers $36,380
Butchers $35,870
Security Guards $34,750
Barbers and Hairdressers $33,400
Cooks $30,910
Taxi Drivers $30,670
Nannies $28,520
Cashiers $28,250
Fast Food Workers $27,930
Median Yearly Salary by U.S. State
May 2022 data. Source
State Rank Salary
Alabama 47 $38,480
Alaska 4 $52,000
Arizona 25 $45,282
Arkansas 49 $37,274
California 9 $49,733
Colorado 8 $50,253
Connecticut 5 $51,792
Delaware 19 $47,154
Florida 37 $40,810
Georgia 31 $42,890
Hawaii 12 $48,568
Idaho 40 $40,061
Illinois 16 $47,486
Indiana 34 $42,099
Iowa 28 $44,346
Kansas 35 $41,870
Kentucky 39 $40,186
Louisiana 45 $38,979
Maine 24 $45,427
Maryland 6 $51,418
Massachusetts 1 $58,448
Michigan 22 $45,510
Minnesota 11 $48,755
Mississippi 50 $36,109
Missouri 32 $42,307
State Rank Salary
Montana 33 $42,203
Nebraska 29 $44,096
Nevada 38 $40,810
New Hampshire 14 $47,923
New Jersey 7 $51,085
New Mexico 42 $39,915
New York 3 $52,478
North Carolina 36 $41,808
North Dakota 17 $47,403
Ohio 26 $44,762
Oklahoma 44 $39,104
Oregon 15 $47,778
Pennsylvania 20 $45,802
Rhode Island 10 $49,358
South Carolina 46 $38,875
South Dakota 43 $39,874
Tennessee 41 $39,936
Texas 30 $43,472
Utah 27 $44,470
Vermont 18 $47,320
Virginia 13 $48,298
Washington 2 $56,326
West Virginia 48 $37,773
Wisconsin 21 $45,656
Wyoming 23 $45,448
$52,850 / yr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Salary
2022 $49,646
2021 $46,382
2020 $45,759
2019 $44,737
2018 $43,898
2017 $42,991
2016 $42,117
2015 $41,812
2014 $41,499
2013 $40,885
2012 $40,185
2011 $39,029
2010 $38,454
2009 $37,435
2008 $37,401
2007 $35,934
2006 $35,044
2005 $33,886
2004 $32,818
2003 $32,212
2002 $31,465
2001 $30,984
2000 $29,969
1999 $29,185
1998 $28,722
1997 $28,242
1996 $27,333
1995 $26,657
1994 $25,962
1993 $25,268
1992 $24,556
1991 $23,825
1990 $22,454
1989 $21,457
1988 $20,549
1987 $19,676
1986 $19,463
Year Salary
1985 $18,751
1984 $18,038
1983 $17,379
1982 $16,738
1981 $15,367
1980 $13,658
1979 $12,055
1978 $11,058
1977 $10,364
1976 $9,883
1975 $9,242
1974 $8,227
1973 $7,568
1972 $7,319
1971 $7,087
1970 $6,713
1969 $6,321
1968 $6,036
1967 $5,858
1966 $5,663
1965 $5,556
1964 $5,502
1963 $5,413
1962 $5,342
1961 $5,306
1960 $5,235
1959 $5,146
1958 $5,057
1957 $4,915
1956 $4,772
1955 $4,754
1954 $4,790
1953 $4,754
1952 $4,719
1951 $4,452
1950 $4,202
1949 $4,291
Year Salary
1948 $4,167
1947 $3,828
1946 $3,241
1945 $3,170
1944 $3,098
1943 $3,009
1942 $2,760
1941 $2,511
1940 $2,493
1939 $2,493
1938 $2,564
1937 $2,493
1936 $2,457
1935 $2,386
1934 $2,350
1933 $2,333
1932 $2,600
1931 $2,867
1930 $3,063
1929 $3,045
1928 $3,081
1927 $3,152
1926 $3,187
1925 $3,081
1924 $3,081
1923 $3,009
1922 $3,081
1921 $3,455
1920 $3,365
1919 $2,938
1918 $2,440
1917 $2,066
1916 $1,834
1915 $1,798
1914 $1,781