Shares by racial/ethnic group of workers experiencing minimum wage violations

White Black Hispanic Other
Workers experiencing minimum wage violations 47.1% 14.6% 29.2% 9.1%
Total minimum-wage-eligible workforce 55.7% 12.2% 23.4% 8.6%

Note: Sample includes workers age 16 to 85 in the ten most populous states: California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Source: EPI analysis of Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group data, 2013–2015

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