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New “Executive Paywatch” report highlights soaring wage gap between CEO’s and average NC workers

Posted By Rob Schofield On April 16, 2014 @ 12:13 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

(Image: AFL-CIO / paywatch.org)

Just when you thought things couldn’t get much worse on the American inequality front, you encounter reports like the new “Executive Paywatch” report from the AFL-CIO.

Click here to check out the website [1] — it includes a section in which you can view CEO pay by state [2]. And while the top guys (and they’re almost all guys – 67 out of 69) in North Carolina aren’t as obscenely wealthy as they are in New York or Texas, the gap remains huge; the ratio of CEO pay to that of the average worker in North Carolina is 108 to 1.




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[1] Click here to check out the website: http://www.aflcio.org/Corporate-Watch/Paywatch-2014

[2] view CEO pay by state: http://www.aflcio.org/Corporate-Watch/Paywatch-2014/CEO-Pay-by-State

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