Public versus Private Pay

There is a big talk of unionization and public-sector pay versus private-sector pay as of late.  We all remember the articles in USA Today, detailing how employees of the government are paid much more than their equivalents in the private-sector. They each respectively ran at different points last year, both during the arguments about Health Care reform and the stimulus packages. Here are the links: Federal Workers Earning Double Their Private Counterparts                                   Federal Pay Ahead of Private Industry Using the government’s own numbers, we shall compare […]