Work hours of workers affected by increasing the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2024

Share of affected workers who work full, mid, or part time

Full time (35+ hours) Mid time (20–34 hours) Part time (less than 20 hours)
63.0%  26.0% 11.0%

Share of each work hour group that would benefit

Share of category
Part time (< 20 hours) 60.1%
Mid time (20–34 hours) 55.9%
Full time (35+ hours) 22.9%

Source: EPI analysis of the Raise the Wage Act of 2017 using Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group microdata

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