Economics - General HC Statistics

Who are the 1%?

Although executives and managers lead the way, in large part, the answer is doctors.  See the chart below.


Sources:

  • John Bakija, Williams College “Jobs and Income Growth of Top Earners and the Causes of Changing Income Inequality: Evidence from U.S. Tax Return Data.” November 2010, Working Paper.
  • Hat tip: Mother Jones.

 

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