Infographic: Labor Day By The Numbers

Despite its reputation as the unofficial end of summer, Labor Day is really about American workers. But on the first Labor Day, the workers who marched lost a day’s pay! Compare our infographic above with 2016’s Labor Day infographic to see how the labor force has changed in the past year. Since August 26 is Women’s Equality Day, we also compared paychecks between the genders.

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