get_median_and_mean_wages: Retreive the hourly wage in the middle of the wage...

Description Usage Arguments Value References Examples

View source: R/wages.r

Description

The median wage is the hourly wage in the middle of the wage distribution; 50 percent of wage earners earn less and 50 percent earn more. The average wage is the arithmetic mean of hourly wages; or, the sum of all workers' hourly wages divided by the number of workers.

Usage

1

Arguments

by

NULL or character string with any combination of g (Gender), r (Race), e (Education), d (Percentile), l (Entry-level) i.e. if you want to wage data by gender and race, you would set this parameter to "gr".

Value

tbl_df with data filtered by the selected criteria.

References

Economic Policy Institute Data Library

Examples

1
2
3
4
5

hrbrmstr/epidata documentation built on Aug. 3, 2017, 10:06 p.m.