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The average McDonald’s worker earns less in 6 months than its CEO makes in an hour

The average McDonald’s worker earns less in 6 months than its CEO makes in an hour

A striking graph, from QZ.com. “CEOs of American companies now earn some 270 times what the average worker makes,” they note. Hit Know More to see the worker-to-CEO ratio of some of America’s other top companies.

Ezra Klein | December 17, 2013 at 5:38 pm
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