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The Economics Daily

Median weekly earnings were $900 for women, $1,089 for men, in first quarter 2021 


April 23, 2021
Median weekly earnings of the nation 112.1 million full-time wage and salary workers were $989 in the first quarter of 2021. Women had median weekly earnings of $900, or 82.6 percent of the $1,089 median for men. Full Text »
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Beyond the Numbers

    Understanding latency in fatal occupational injuries

    In 2019, 5,333 people died as a result of injuries that occurred at work. Although some fatal injuries result in death on the same day, there are a substantial number of cases that have some latency, or delay between the date of injury and the date of death. This Beyond the Numbers article presents information on these latent cases.
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