What is a $62,000 Salary on a Per-Hour Basis?

Yearly Salary
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$62,000 per year =
$31 per hour
($1,240 per week)
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$62,000 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 $62,000 yearly salary is about $31.00 per hour.
Is 62k a year good pay?
Yes. We estimate a person earning $62,000 a year makes more than 74% 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
$62,000 / yr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Salary
2020 $61,167
2019 $59,800
2018 $58,680
2017 $57,467
2016 $56,299
2015 $55,892
2014 $55,472
2013 $54,651
2012 $53,716
2011 $52,171
2010 $51,402
2009 $50,040
2008 $49,994
2007 $48,034
2006 $46,844
2005 $45,297
2004 $43,868
2003 $43,059
2002 $42,059
2001 $41,417
2000 $40,060
1999 $39,013
1998 $38,394
1997 $37,751
1996 $36,537
1995 $35,633
1994 $34,704
Year Salary
1993 $33,776
1992 $32,824
1991 $31,848
1990 $30,015
1989 $28,682
1988 $27,468
1987 $26,302
1986 $26,016
1985 $25,064
1984 $24,112
1983 $23,231
1982 $22,375
1981 $20,542
1980 $18,257
1979 $16,114
1978 $14,782
1977 $13,853
1976 $13,211
1975 $12,354
1974 $10,997
1973 $10,116
1972 $9,783
1971 $9,473
1970 $8,974
1969 $8,450
1968 $8,069
1967 $7,831
Year Salary
1966 $7,569
1965 $7,426
1964 $7,355
1963 $7,236
1962 $7,141
1961 $7,093
1960 $6,998
1959 $6,879
1958 $6,760
1957 $6,570
1956 $6,379
1955 $6,355
1954 $6,403
1953 $6,355
1952 $6,308
1951 $5,951
1950 $5,617
1949 $5,736
1948 $5,570
1947 $5,118
1946 $4,332
1945 $4,237
1944 $4,142
1943 $4,023
1942 $3,689
1941 $3,356
1940 $3,332
Year Salary
1939 $3,332
1938 $3,428
1937 $3,332
1936 $3,285
1935 $3,190
1934 $3,142
1933 $3,118
1932 $3,475
1931 $3,832
1930 $4,094
1929 $4,070
1928 $4,118
1927 $4,213
1926 $4,261
1925 $4,118
1924 $4,118
1923 $4,023
1922 $4,118
1921 $4,618
1920 $4,499
1919 $3,927
1918 $3,261
1917 $2,761
1916 $2,452
1915 $2,404
1914 $2,380
Nearby Values
Per Year Per Hour
62,000 $31.00
62,005 $31.00
62,010 $31.01
62,015 $31.01
62,020 $31.01
62,025 $31.01
62,030 $31.02
62,035 $31.02
62,040 $31.02
62,045 $31.02
62,050 $31.03
62,055 $31.03
62,060 $31.03
62,065 $31.03
62,070 $31.04
62,075 $31.04
62,080 $31.04
62,085 $31.04
62,090 $31.05
62,095 $31.05
62,100 $31.05
62,105 $31.05
62,110 $31.06
62,115 $31.06
62,120 $31.06
Per Year Per Hour
62,125 $31.06
62,130 $31.07
62,135 $31.07
62,140 $31.07
62,145 $31.07
62,150 $31.08
62,155 $31.08
62,160 $31.08
62,165 $31.08
62,170 $31.09
62,175 $31.09
62,180 $31.09
62,185 $31.09
62,190 $31.10
62,195 $31.10
62,200 $31.10
62,205 $31.10
62,210 $31.11
62,215 $31.11
62,220 $31.11
62,225 $31.11
62,230 $31.12
62,235 $31.12
62,240 $31.12
62,245 $31.12
Per Year Per Hour
62,250 $31.13
62,255 $31.13
62,260 $31.13
62,265 $31.13
62,270 $31.14
62,275 $31.14
62,280 $31.14
62,285 $31.14
62,290 $31.15
62,295 $31.15
62,300 $31.15
62,305 $31.15
62,310 $31.16
62,315 $31.16
62,320 $31.16
62,325 $31.16
62,330 $31.17
62,335 $31.17
62,340 $31.17
62,345 $31.17
62,350 $31.18
62,355 $31.18
62,360 $31.18
62,365 $31.18
62,370 $31.19
Per Year Per Hour
62,375 $31.19
62,380 $31.19
62,385 $31.19
62,390 $31.20
62,395 $31.20
62,400 $31.20
62,405 $31.20
62,410 $31.21
62,415 $31.21
62,420 $31.21
62,425 $31.21
62,430 $31.22
62,435 $31.22
62,440 $31.22
62,445 $31.22
62,450 $31.23
62,455 $31.23
62,460 $31.23
62,465 $31.23
62,470 $31.24
62,475 $31.24
62,480 $31.24
62,485 $31.24
62,490 $31.25
62,495 $31.25