Shares by family type of workers experiencing minimum wage violations

Married parent Single parent Married, no kids Unmarried, no kids
Workers experiencing minimum wage violations 17.2% 9.2% 18.6% 55.0%
Total minimum-wage-eligible workforce 25.7% 8.0% 25.8% 40.5%

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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