How Corporations Pumped Up CEO Pay While Their Low-Wage Workers Suffered in the Pandemic
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"We're tired of CEOs raking in more and more, leaving our communities with less and less."
Maria Elena Letona
Neighbor to Neighbor Executive Director
The average real annual income increase for America's poorest 50 percent between 1978 and 2015. Top 1 percent incomes? Up 5.7 percent annually during that same span.
The total earnings of Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf, 2011-2016. The bank now faces $185 million in fines for the consumer fraud that took place on Stumpf's watch.
Number of stories in Manhattan's 432 Park Avenue luxury residential needle tower. Lowest price of a condo in the tower: $17 million.