Number of fathers, mothers, and their children covered under current and proposed overtime salary thresholds, 2014
|Covered under $455 per week||Covered under $933 per week|
|Children (under 18)||3,600,000||12,780,000|
Note: The sample reflects salaried (nonhourly) workers who are subject to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). This excludes certain groups of workers such as the self-employed, most federal workers, religious workers, many agricultural workers, and many transportation workers.
Source: Economic Policy Institute analysis of Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group microdata