How get paid last week
Variable: howpaid
Module:
Jobs
Subject:
Job
,
Occupation
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

As of last week, did your main job pay an hourly wage, daily wage, weekly wage, monthly salary, annual salary, or other pay rate (e.g. piece rate, commission, wage + tips, and other mixed payment methods), irrespective of the time between payrolls and the use of bonuses or profit-sharing?

Year Availability
Available in 1 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Hourly wage
2 Daily wage
3 Weekly wage
4 Monthly salary
5 Annual salary
6 Other pay rate
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1998
650
17
124
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30
1455
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1347
Missing cases 61119