Weekly Earnings of Union-Affiliated Workers, 2006–2007


The following table shows the weekly earnings of workers in the United States who are members of unions, not union members, and workers represented by a union, according to sex and race.

  2006 2007
Race, Origin,
Gender
Total Members
of unions1
Represented
by unions2
Non-union Total Members
of unions1
Represented
by unions2
Non-union
Total $671 $833 $827 $642 $695 $863 $857 $663
 Men 743 887 885 717 766 913 910 738
 Women 600 758 753 579 614 790 784 592
White 690 859 854 659 716 889 884 684
 Men 761 909 907 735 788 937 934 757
 Women 609 777 772 588 626 814 807 603
Black 554 707 694 520 569 732 727 533
 Men 591 745 734 557 600 768 763 573
 Women 519 665 656 502 533 697 691 513
Hispanic origin 486 686 681 469 503 736 729 487
 Men 505 732 724 490 520 793 782 505
 Women 440 607 614 420 473 675 672 446

NOTE: Median weekly earnings of those 16 years and older.

1. Data refer to members of a labor union or an employee association similar to a union.

2. Data refer to members of a labor union or an employee association similar to a union as well as workers who report no union affiliation but whose jobs are covered by a union or an employee association contract.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics. Web: www.bls.gov/news.release/union2.t02.htm .


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