Census Data

  • Average US worker wage: $38,337
  • Median US worker wage: $26,197
  • Percentage of US workers making less than average: 66%

SSA Data

  • Average US worker wage: $39,055
  • Median US worker wage: $26,261
  • Percentage of US workers making less than average: 65.7%

Number of US workers making less than average pay: 99,152,951  

Sources: 
http://www.ssa.gov/cgi-bin/netcomp.cgi?year2010 
http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/cpstables/032011/perinc/new01_001.htm

(Source: politico.com)

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