Pay Stratification by Age, Race, and Gender

This graph shows median personal income levels by age, race, and gender in the United States since 1947.

  • Compare two series by selecting the appropriate variables in the menu found below the graph.
  • Add additional data series by selecting them on the left side of the graph.



This graph compares pay between White and Black Americans. To try the graphic, click here to open in a new window or scroll down.