America's Median Household Income Had Its Fastest Growth On Record
It's the first time the measure increased since before the Great Recession.By Ryan Biek | September 13, 2016
It's the first time that measure has increased since 2007. At the end of that year, the Great Recession began.
Last year's median household income in real terms was $56,500, almost $3,000 higher than the year before.