June 15, 2007

Average Latino Wages

$431

That’s the median weekly earnings of Latino workers in the second quarter of 2006 — up from $423 in the second quarter of 2005.

After two years of declines, the median weekly earnings for Latino workers rose from $423 in the second quarter of 2005 to $431 in the second quarter of 2006. The good news for Latinos: their earnings grew faster than for any other racial or ethnic group. The bad news: median wage for Hispanic workers remains the lowest among all workers. Read More