Questions - Minimum Wage - August 1-2, 2017
National Survey of 1,000 American Adults
Conducted August 1-2,
By Rasmussen Reports
1* The current federal hourly minimum wage is $7.25, but a number of states have increased this. What should the minimum wage be in the area where you live—$7.25, $9.50, $10.50, $12.50, $15, or higher than $15?
2* Is the minimum wage intended to be a wage someone can live on?
3* Will raising the hourly minimum wage help or hurt the economy? Or will it have no impact on the economy?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence