Share of high-earning independent workers in U.S. 2011-2019

This statistic shows the share of high-earning independent workers earning 100,000 U.S. dollars or more in the United States from 2011 to 2019. During the survey, about 20 percent of respondents reported earning 100,000 U.S. dollars or more in 2019, compared to 12.5 percent of respondents in 2011.

Share of high-earning independent workers in the U.S. from 2011 to 2019

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Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 2019

Number of respondents

3,985 respondents

Age group

21 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

High-earning independents are defined as independent workers earning 100,000 U.S. dollars or more annually.
Data prior to 2019 taken from the 2018 report.

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