Percentage of low wage workers in the U.S. 2018, by age

This statistic shows the percentage distribution of workers paid hourly rates at or below prevailing federal minimum wage in the United States in 2018, by their age group. In 2018, around 47.1% wage and salary workers paid hourly rates at or below the federal minimum wage were aged between 16 to 24 years.

Percentage distribution of workers paid hourly rates with earnings at or below minimum wage in the U.S. 2018, by age

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Source

Release date

March 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2018

Age group

16 years and older

Supplementary notes

Data exclude all self-employed persons whether or not their businesses are incorporated.

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