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Prices and Wages by Decade: 2000-2009

Links to U. S. government documents listing retail prices for typical consumer purchases, and wages for common occupations. All data is for the United States unless specifically indicated.

Wages in the United States, 2000-2009

Wages by location for selected occupations, 2000-2009

Wages by Occupations and Industries, 2000-2009

Wages in Foreign Countries, 2000-2009

Prices in the United States, 2000-2009

PRICES for COMMON ITEMS, 2000s

PRICES for FOOD, 2000s

PRICES for HOUSING and UTILITIES, 2000s

PRICES for TRANSPORTATION, 2000s

PRICES for SERVICES, 2000s

COST of a COLLEGE EDUCATION, 2000s

Buying power of historic wages expressed in today's dollars

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