WAGELM is the respondent's income from last month.
-99999999 = Not available
-99999998 = Missing or dirty on case record
-99999997 = Not applicable
WAGELM reports the respondent's employment income from last month.
- In 1975, the exact amount is reported.
- In 1985, wage is calculated from the wage rate and weekly hours multiplied by 4.
- In 2003, wages from last week multiplied by 4 is reported.
Users interested in more detailed household income data may refer to INCOMEQT.
- All persons.
- 1975, 1985, 2003-2012