The Cities Where Even 3 Minimum Wage Jobs Won’t Pay the Rent – Richard Florida – The Atlantic Cities

Based upon the state minimum wage of $8 per hour, and the 2010 median rent in Dennis of $905, it would take 2.17 jobs or working 87 hours per week at minimum wage to pay the rent on an apartment in Dennis. With the pending increase of the minimum wage in the state to $10 per hour, it would still take 1.74 jobs or 70 hours of work per week to afford an average apartment in Dennis.

The Cities Where Even 3 Minimum Wage Jobs Won’t Pay the Rent – Richard Florida – The Atlantic Cities.

 

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