National Survey of
Conducted December 5-6, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the minimum wage?
2* Is the minimum wage intended to be a wage someone can live on?
3* Do you favor or oppose raising the minimum wage from its current level of $7.25 an hour?
4* (Asked of 565 adults who favor raising the minimum wage) Several proposals have been made for raising the minimum wage from $7.25 an hour. Do you favor raising the hourly minimum wage to $8.25, $10.10, $11.50 or $15?
5*Will raising the hourly minimum wage help or hurt the economy? Or will it have no impact?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence