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Since 2000 Average Salaries Up 44%, While Gov Spending Up 112%

Richard1805 Wrote: Dec 22, 2012 9:45 AM
Please stay away from grade schools. I worry about you. Fortunately you don't post a picture. I'm sure you look a little....."odd".

Since 2000, how much has your average hourly wage gone up?

If you are in the upper crust, the answer may be staggering. If not, perhaps the following chart more closely resembles your experience.

Average Hourly Earnings 2000-2012

Just the Facts Ma'am

  • The average hourly earnings was $13.75 on January 1, 2000.
  • The average hourly earnings...