The AFL-CIO launched its AFL-CIO Executive Paywatch site—now called CEO Pay and You—which includes the most comprehensive data available on executive pay. All the data available is searchable by industry, by state and by the top 100 highest-paid CEOs.
In the past few decades, CEO pay has skyrocketed while the average worker’s pay has stagnated despite increases in productivity. Multinational corporations park their profits overseas and shirk their responsibilities as taxpayers. The middle class is dwindling and more and more working people are living hand-to-mouth. Learn more about the pervasive inequality in the United States and spread the word.