Wages went up for a lot of workers last month, thanks to new withholding guidelines driven by the tax law. For a single person earning the average weekly wage, the new law adds about $28 a week to their pay after federal taxes.
Wages went up for a lot of workers last month, thanks to new withholding guidelines driven by the tax law. For a single person earning the average weekly wage, the new law adds about $28 a week to their pay after federal taxes. Keith Srakocic AP
Wages went up for a lot of workers last month, thanks to new withholding guidelines driven by the tax law. For a single person earning the average weekly wage, the new law adds about $28 a week to their pay after federal taxes. Keith Srakocic AP

The Week Ahead: The potency of higher pay

March 02, 2018 10:47 AM