CHART OF THE DAY: You Should Have Gone Into The Public Sector

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Do you want to make good pay, have awesome benefits, and amazing, iron-clad job security? Don’t go looking in the private sector.

New analysis from the BEA, via Cato-at-Liberty, shows that the average Federal worker makes well more than their private sector counterpart.

And look at wage growth. Since 2000, Federal average pay is up 55%, compared to just 29% wage growth in the private sector. And this doesn’t even take into account the awesome health benefits.

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