Living Wages in the USA
Living costs vary by region and the minimum wage is not always sufficient. Dr. Amy Glasmeir at MIT has built a living wage model and presented her findings on her website. This visualization uses her data to compare living costs and minimum wages at U.S county levels.
- Create python web scraper Jupyter Notebook
- Import results into an ArcMap Document
- Append FIPS codes to each county.
- Write MapBox App and bind county geometries.