Anthony P. Carnevale — Stephen J. Rose — Ban Cheah
Released: August 5, 2011
In a surprising number of cases, people with less educational attainment earn more than those with more education. This graphic represents just how much earnings overlap there is, relative to the median lifetime earnings of workers with a Bachelor's degree ($2,868,000)
"RULES" OF THE EDUCATION AND EARNINGS GAME:
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