Can You Live on the Minimum Wage?

This interactive tool designed by the New York Times lets users check whether they could afford to live off the current minimum wage. This calculator lets users input expenses for housing, food, and transportation, among other categories, to check how much a minimum wage worker can afford to spend on certain items in a year.


Can You Live on the Minimum Wage?

Source: The New York Times
URL: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/02/09/opinion/minimum-wage.html
Date of Publication: Feb. 8, 2014
Authors: Jeremy Ashkenas

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