Reports from the Economic Front

a blog by Marty Hart-Landsberg

How Long Would You Have to Work To Earn As Much As A Top CEO

The chart below comes from “The full extent of executive pay” by Daniel Christopher Jones, Business Management US, September 15, 2009.  It shows how many years it would take a minimum wage worker, an average worker, or the president of the United States to make the same amount that top CEOs make in a year.  [Click on the article link for a bigger and clearer view of the chart.]

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