Hourly earnings at the bottom do not rise quickly after inflation accelerates

Percentile Correlation coefficient
10th 0.63
20th 0.84
50th 1
90th 1.06

SourceAuthor’s analysis of data from the National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis (Author’s analysis of data from the BEA NIPAsTable 2.4.4) and the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) State of Working America Data Library. PCE stands for personal consumption expenditures. 

View the underlying data on epi.org.