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Percentage of U.S. minimum wage workers, by occupation 2018

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

by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
Percentage of U.S. minimum wage workers, by occupation 2018 This statistic shows the percentage of workers paid hourly rates at or below the prevailing federal minimum wage in the United States in 2018, according to their occupational group. In 2018, around 13.6 percent of total hourly paid workers in food preparation and service related occupations were paid at or below the prevailing federal minimum wage.
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Percentage of workers paid hourly rates with earnings at or below the minimum wage in the U.S. in 2018, by occupation

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