Workers in manufacturing jobs similar to cannabis processing earn modest wages, with significant variation by race and citizenship status: Median wages of cannabis processing and production proxy workers by demographic group (2019$)
|Demographic||Median hourly wage|
|Foreign-born U.S. citizen||$14.54|
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Notes: AAPI stands for Asian American/Pacific Islander. Union status refers to workers who are represented by a union contract.
Source: EPI analysis of 2010–2019 Current Population Survey ORG data (EPI 2021a).