More Workers Expect Higher Wages
Fewer than one-in-five workers think they could advance their careers by leaving their current jobs, and most expect a raise within a year.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 56% of American Adults who work full-time believe they will be earning more money a year from today. That’s up from 39% in April, and the highest finding since 2010. Twelve percent (12%) of full-time workers expect they’ll be earning less a year from now, while 28% expect their wages to remain the same. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on July 26-27, 2022 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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