Jobs & the Economy

2016 State of Working Massachusetts

A strong economy is one that works for everyone: young and old, low and high wage workers, children and families. While our economy has become far more productive over the last three decades, this hasn’t translated into strong wage growth for most workers in the US or in Massachusetts. Click here to view the full report

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FAQ: Paid Family & Medical Leave

October 26, 2015 | READ ONLINE | PDF | KIDS COUNT

The Minimum Wage for Tipped Workers

November 18, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

Who is Affected by the Minimum Wage?

January 18, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

The Minimum Wage and Job Creation

August 15, 2012 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

U.S. Poverty Rate Rises Again

September 13, 2011 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

No Significant Rise in Poverty in MA in 2009

September 28, 2010 | PDF | Factsheet

Income remains stagnant in Massachusetts

August 26, 2008 | PDF | Factsheet

Income Inequality and the Minimum Wage

June 16, 2006 | PDF | Factsheet

Comparing the Minimum Wage Proposals

June 15, 2006 | PDF | Factsheet

Bang for our buck?

January 30, 2005 | PDF

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