MIT's Zeynep Ton explains the theory behind the Good Jobs Strategy.
The economic recovery — if we can call it that — has been driven largely by low-paying positions.
A look at the U.S. cities where salaries are rising the fastest.
The metros and occupations where independent workers earn the most.
It appears that talent clustering provides little in the way of trickle-down benefits to service and blue-collar workers.
Houston and Seattle top one list of actual wage growth from 2011 to 2012.
A Black Friday look at the geography of retail workers' wages.
Despite the crisis, the U.S. finance industry has grown since 2008.
Where you live can determine how much more you'll be making next year.
Workers do well on the east and west coasts.
Wage growth varies considerably by metropolitan area, according to numbers from the most recent quarter.
Sizing up the global clout of U.S. cities.
Over the last year, wages increased in all but three of the largest 20 metros.
Geography makes a clear difference in how much women earn in the workforce