Number of mothers, fathers, and children newly covered by updated overtime salary threshold, by demographic, 2014
|Covered under $455||Covered under $933||Newly covered under $933|
|Children (under 18)||3,600,000||12,780,000||9,179,000|
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: EPI analysis of the U.S. Department of Labor's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (2015) and Current Population Survey Merged Outgoing Rotation Group microdata (CPS MORG)