Publication Date

4-2016

Abstract

[Excerpt] This report presents highlights and statistical tables describing workers who earned at or below the federal minimum wage in 2015. The data are obtained from the Current Population Survey (CPS), a national monthly survey of approximately 60,000 households conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau for the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Information on earnings is collected from one-fourth of the CPS sample each month.

Comments

Suggested Citation U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics. (2016). Characteristics of minimum wage workers: 2015 (BLS Report No. 1061). Washington, D.C.: Author.

Share

COinS