Table 6: Number of workers sampled by year and percentage in each wage regime.

Low wageMiddle wageHigh wageTotal

1940
 Cranemen0.9%48.2%50.9%110
 Deliverymen0
 Machinists2.6%55.7%41.7%736
 Meat cutters2.3%62.6%35.2%657
 Millwrights0.0%33.3%66.7%36
 Painters2.8%60.5%36.8%468
 Rollers3.1%20.0%76.9%65
 Roofers0.0%67.8%32.2%59
 Sawyers0.0%68.0%32.0%97
 Welders0.0%52.7%47.3%74
1950
 Cranemen0.0%1.6%98.4%63
 Deliverymen6.9%6.9%86.2%29
 Machinists1.4%8.0%90.6%288
 Meat cutters3.0%13.3%83.7%270
 Millwrights0.0%0.0%100.0%30
 Painters3.1%8.5%88.5%260
 Rollers0.0%4.1%95.9%49
 Roofers5.9%13.7%80.4%51
 Sawyers37.3%31.4%31.4%51
 Welders3.6%1.8%94.5%55
1960
 Cranemen15.7%0.7%83.6%134
 Deliverymen10.3%7.6%82.1%145
 Machinists13.1%3.6%83.3%1146
 Meat cutters10.5%6.8%82.7%936
 Millwrights10.0%0.0%90.0%40
 Painters8.6%13.3%78.1%850
 Rollers15.3%4.2%80.6%72
 Roofers7.4%20.8%71.8%149
 Sawyers23.7%25.8%50.5%194
 Welders15.4%2.8%81.8%363
1970
 Cranemen11.0%3.8%85.2%210
 Deliverymen8.5%8.8%82.7%457
 Machinists15.1%5.9%79.0%680
 Meat cutters13.3%9.8%76.9%987
 Millwrights11.2%1.1%87.6%89
 Painters10.0%12.8%77.3%642
 Rollers19.4%4.5%76.1%67
 Roofers8.9%11.7%79.4%180
 Sawyers14.5%26.5%59.0%117
 Welders17.8%7.5%74.7%387
1980
 Cranemen0.0%21.5%78.5%251
 Deliverymen1.3%40.0%58.7%637
 Machinists1.4%43.7%54.9%1238
 Meat cutters1.3%38.7%60.0%1025
 Millwrights0.0%11.9%88.1%151
 Painters1.0%49.5%49.5%802
 Rollers0.0%11.3%88.7%71
 Roofers1.7%50.4%47.9%234
 Sawyers1.7%59.3%39.0%177
 Welders1.5%49.6%48.9%587
1990
 Cranemen0.9%35.1%64.0%114
 Deliverymen1.1%43.5%55.4%186
 Machinists1.5%51.8%46.7%1616
 Meat cutters1.7%56.2%42.2%908
 Millwrights0.0%9.5%90.5%63
 Painters2.3%60.3%37.4%1176
 Rollers0.0%21.6%78.4%37
 Roofers3.8%65.9%30.3%505
 Sawyers8.2%70.3%21.5%279
 Welders2.1%64.3%33.7%526