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Facts and Figures

$2.95
Value of minimum wage (in 1999 dollars) in 1938

$6.76
Value of minimum wage (in 1999 dollars) in 1974

$5.99
Value of minimum wage (in 1999 dollars) in 2000



234
Number of times higher CEO pay is than average pay in the United States.

10 to 20
Number of times higher CEO pay is than average pay in other industrialized nations.



74
Number of cents the average American woman earns for every $1 the average American man earns

63
Number of cents the average black woman earns for every $1 the average white man earns

54
Number of cents the average Hispanic woman earns for every $1 the average white man earns


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