Developed by Seabourne Consulting, experts in Implement a Living Wage Based on Geographic Wage Standards

Implement a Living Wage Based on Geographic Wage Standards

Copyright
2021
Published Date
04/16/2021
Published By
Well Being In the Nation Network

A living wage would set the minimum wage to include basic needs for living in a certain place. This would allow workers to afford basic expenses such as rent and healthcare. The federal minimum wage has not increased in more than ten years. This means it is not consistent with the current cost of living in every state.

Resources & Tools


Card image cap
Access to Good Jobs Policy Guide
Resource - Guide/handbook
Published on 04/20/2021
Card image cap
Card image cap

Data & Metrics


Card image cap
Advancing Equitable Economies Policy Library
Library
Published on 04/20/2021