What is a $70,500 Salary on a Per-Hour Basis?

Yearly Salary
$
Hours per Week
Weeks per Year
$70,500 per year =
$35.25 per hour
($1,410 per week)
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$70,500 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 $70,500 yearly salary is about $35.25 per hour.
Is 70.5k a year good pay?
Yes. We estimate a person earning $70,500 a year makes more than 79% 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
$70,500 / yr - Inflation Adjusted
Year Salary
2020 $69,553
2019 $67,999
2018 $66,724
2017 $65,346
2016 $64,018
2015 $63,554
2014 $63,077
2013 $62,144
2012 $61,080
2011 $59,323
2010 $58,449
2009 $56,900
2008 $56,848
2007 $54,619
2006 $53,266
2005 $51,507
2004 $49,883
2003 $48,962
2002 $47,826
2001 $47,095
2000 $45,552
1999 $44,361
1998 $43,658
1997 $42,927
1996 $41,546
1995 $40,518
1994 $39,462
Year Salary
1993 $38,407
1992 $37,324
1991 $36,214
1990 $34,130
1989 $32,615
1988 $31,234
1987 $29,908
1986 $29,583
1985 $28,501
1984 $27,418
1983 $26,416
1982 $25,442
1981 $23,358
1980 $20,760
1979 $18,324
1978 $16,808
1977 $15,752
1976 $15,022
1975 $14,047
1974 $12,505
1973 $11,503
1972 $11,124
1971 $10,772
1970 $10,204
1969 $9,608
1968 $9,175
1967 $8,905
Year Salary
1966 $8,607
1965 $8,445
1964 $8,363
1963 $8,228
1962 $8,120
1961 $8,066
1960 $7,957
1959 $7,822
1958 $7,687
1957 $7,470
1956 $7,254
1955 $7,227
1954 $7,281
1953 $7,227
1952 $7,173
1951 $6,767
1950 $6,388
1949 $6,523
1948 $6,333
1947 $5,819
1946 $4,926
1945 $4,818
1944 $4,709
1943 $4,574
1942 $4,195
1941 $3,816
1940 $3,789
Year Salary
1939 $3,789
1938 $3,898
1937 $3,789
1936 $3,735
1935 $3,627
1934 $3,573
1933 $3,546
1932 $3,952
1931 $4,358
1930 $4,655
1929 $4,628
1928 $4,682
1927 $4,791
1926 $4,845
1925 $4,682
1924 $4,682
1923 $4,574
1922 $4,682
1921 $5,251
1920 $5,115
1919 $4,466
1918 $3,708
1917 $3,140
1916 $2,788
1915 $2,734
1914 $2,707
Nearby Values
Per Year Per Hour
70,500 $35.25
70,505 $35.25
70,510 $35.26
70,515 $35.26
70,520 $35.26
70,525 $35.26
70,530 $35.27
70,535 $35.27
70,540 $35.27
70,545 $35.27
70,550 $35.28
70,555 $35.28
70,560 $35.28
70,565 $35.28
70,570 $35.29
70,575 $35.29
70,580 $35.29
70,585 $35.29
70,590 $35.30
70,595 $35.30
70,600 $35.30
70,605 $35.30
70,610 $35.31
70,615 $35.31
70,620 $35.31
Per Year Per Hour
70,625 $35.31
70,630 $35.32
70,635 $35.32
70,640 $35.32
70,645 $35.32
70,650 $35.33
70,655 $35.33
70,660 $35.33
70,665 $35.33
70,670 $35.34
70,675 $35.34
70,680 $35.34
70,685 $35.34
70,690 $35.35
70,695 $35.35
70,700 $35.35
70,705 $35.35
70,710 $35.36
70,715 $35.36
70,720 $35.36
70,725 $35.36
70,730 $35.37
70,735 $35.37
70,740 $35.37
70,745 $35.37
Per Year Per Hour
70,750 $35.38
70,755 $35.38
70,760 $35.38
70,765 $35.38
70,770 $35.39
70,775 $35.39
70,780 $35.39
70,785 $35.39
70,790 $35.40
70,795 $35.40
70,800 $35.40
70,805 $35.40
70,810 $35.41
70,815 $35.41
70,820 $35.41
70,825 $35.41
70,830 $35.42
70,835 $35.42
70,840 $35.42
70,845 $35.42
70,850 $35.43
70,855 $35.43
70,860 $35.43
70,865 $35.43
70,870 $35.44
Per Year Per Hour
70,875 $35.44
70,880 $35.44
70,885 $35.44
70,890 $35.45
70,895 $35.45
70,900 $35.45
70,905 $35.45
70,910 $35.46
70,915 $35.46
70,920 $35.46
70,925 $35.46
70,930 $35.47
70,935 $35.47
70,940 $35.47
70,945 $35.47
70,950 $35.48
70,955 $35.48
70,960 $35.48
70,965 $35.48
70,970 $35.49
70,975 $35.49
70,980 $35.49
70,985 $35.49
70,990 $35.50
70,995 $35.50