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Middle class still waiting for recovery

Created on May 13, 2014

Middle class still waiting for recovery

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Read the original report, "Raise Middle-Class Wages, Not the Minimum Wage."

Median household income plummeted from 2009 to 2011 and has grown only modestly in the two-and-a-half years since.

Source: Sentier Research LLC estimates of annual household income using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey.

Tags: middle-class, wages, minimum-wage, recession, median-income