# What was the average hourly wage in 1995?

## What was the average hourly wage in 1995?

Average wages and work hours, 1967–2010 (2011 dollars)

Productivity per hour (2005=100) Real wage levels
Annual wages
1989 73.1 37,685
1995 78.8 38,768
2000 88.5 43,616

## What was minimum wage in 1990?

\$3.80
Minimum hourly wage of workers in jobs first covered by

Effective Date 1938 Act 1
Apr 1, 1990 4 \$3.80 for all covered, nonexempt workers
Apr 1, 1991 \$4.25 for all covered, nonexempt workers
Oct 1, 1996 \$4.75 for all covered, nonexempt workers
Sep 1, 1997 5 \$5.15 for all covered, nonexempt workers

What was California’s minimum wage in 1995?

California Minimum Wage History

State Wage for employers with 26 employees or more Wage for employers with 25 employees or less
California Minimum Wage 1998 \$5.75 \$5.75
California Minimum Wage 1997 \$5.15 \$5.15
California Minimum Wage 1996 \$4.75 \$4.75
California Minimum Wage 1995 \$4.25 \$4.25

### Is 15 an hour good?

According to the US Census Bureau, the average personal income for 2019 was \$35,977. Therefore, if you make \$31,200 per year (\$15 an hour), you fall just below average for wages in the US. That said, a full-time job making \$15 an hour would put you well above poverty guidelines (\$12,750 a year) for a single individual.

### What was the average income in 1994?

\$23,753.53
Indexing yearly income

Year Wage Index
1994 \$23,753.53
1997 \$27,426.00
2000 \$32,154.82
2003 \$34,064.95

What was the hourly wage in 1920?

\$0.33
History of California Minimum Wage

Effective Date New Minimum Wage Percentage of Increase Over Previous Wage
February 8, 1943 \$0.45 36.36 percent
1920 \$0.33 17.86 percent
1919 \$0.28 33.33 percent
1918 \$0.21 31.25 percent

## What was minimum wage in 1998?

History of California Minimum Wage

Effective Date New Minimum Wage Old Minimum Wage
January 1, 2002 \$6.75 \$6.25
January 1, 2001 \$6.25 \$5.75
March 1, 1998 \$5.75 \$5.15
September 1, 1997 \$5.15 \$5.00

## What was the minimum wage in the United States in 1995?

In the year 1995, the United States minimum wage was \$4.25. This is equivalent to \$7.13 in 2019 dollars.

Who was covered by the 1966 Minimum Wage Act?

3 the 1966 Amendments extended coverage to State and local government employees of hospitals, nursing homes, and schools, and to laundries, drycleaners, and large hotels, motels, restaurants, and farms.

### What was the federal minimum wage in 1979?

Jan 1, 1978. \$2.65 for all covered, nonexempt workers. \$2.65 for all covered, nonexempt workers. \$2.65 for all covered, nonexempt workers. Jan 1, 1979. \$2.90 for all covered, nonexempt workers. \$2.90 for all covered, nonexempt workers. \$2.90 for all covered, nonexempt workers. Jan 1, 1980. \$3.10 for all covered, nonexempt workers