Real wage changes by decile and the 95th percentile, 2000–2019 and 2007–2019
|Percent change 2000–2019||Percent change 2007–2019|
Note: The xth-percentile wage is the wage at which x% of wage earners earn less and (100-x)% earn more.
Sample based on all workers ages 16 and older. Each year represents annual data, calculated using the first-half data in the listed year combined with the second-half data for the prior year.
Source: EPI analysis of Current Population Survey microdata