Earnings of American Men Down 19% Since 1970

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US male worker wages have slightly declined since 1970, but the median male wages fallen 19% since 1970. Much worse, however, are men with only a high school education, their wages have fallen a staggering 41% since 1970. Women’s wages increased 71% between 1970 and 2010, but the median wage has dropped 7% since 2000.

–From the New York Times

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