Share of workers in each educational attainment group that would benefit

Share of category
Less than high school 51.1%
High school 39.2%
Some college, no degree 34.4%
Associate degree 21.5%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 5.3%

Source: Economic Policy Institute Minimum Wage Simulation Model using data from the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Congressional Budget Office. See Cooper, Mokhiber, and Zipperer 2019.

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