CEO Pay
Inequality  
Janus
Class of 2018

After two years of relative stability, CEO compensation surged in 2017. Average compensation for CEOs of the top 350 publicly traded firms was $18.9 million in 2017. Read the report.

The top 1 percent of families in the United States took home an average of 26.3 times as much income as the bottom 99 percent in 2015. Find out what it takes to be in the top 1 percent in every state, county, and metro area. Read the report

The Supreme Court decision in Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 will have profound implications for 17.3 million state and local government workers and the services they provide.

The members of the Class of 2018 have better job prospects than any other class since the Great Recession. But they still face major challenges.

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