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Jan 2016
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Jan 2016
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SCE2

For (name's/your) (MAIN) job now, what is the easiest way for you to report
(his/her/your) total earnings BEFORE taxes or other deductions: hourly, weekly,
annually, or on some other basis?
(READ IF NECESSARY: We use this information to compare the amount people
earn in different types of jobs.)
(1) Hourly
(2) Weekly
(3) Bi-weekly
(4) Twice monthly
(5) Monthly
(6) Annually
(7) Other (specify)
[blind] (D) Don't know
[blind] (R) Refused (Skip to ST1LCK)
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SCE3
(If Q20C in basic CPS is "yes", fill parenthetical.)
(Do/Does)(you/name) usually receive overtime pay, tips, or commissions ((at
your/his/her) MAIN job))?
(1) Yes
(2) No
[blind] (D) Don't know
[blind] (R) Refused
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SCE4D
What is your best estimate of (name's/your) hourly rate of pay?
Enter Dollar amount _ (dollars) . (cents)
(Skip to SCE5)
[blind] (D) Don't know (Skip to ST1LCK)
[blind] (R) Refused (Skip to ST1LCK)
Range check $1.00 to 30.00 (If fails range edit, go to SCE4R)
SCE4C
CHECK ITEM
(If SCE4D has entry then fill parenthetical with SCE4D. Otherwise fill with SCE4.)
***DO NOT READ TO RESPONDENT***
INCORRECT ENTRY WAS RECORDED AS: (FILL SCE4) hourly
CORRECT ENTRY IS: $ _ (dollars) . (cents)
SCE5
How many hours (do/does)(you/name) usually work per week at this rate?
Enter number of hours _ (Go to SCE5C2)
[blind] (D) Don't know (Go to SCE5C)
[blind] (R) Refused (Go to SCE5C)
(Range check 01-99)
SCE6
(If Q20C in basic CPS is "yes", fill parenthetical.)
(How/At (name's/your) MAIN job, how) much (do/does)(you/he/she) usually receive, JUST in overtime pay, tips, or commissions, before taxes or other deductions?
(1) per hour (Skip to SCE6B)
(2) per day (Skip to SCE6A)
(3) per week (Skip to SCE6A)
(4) per month (Skip to SCE6A)
(5) per year (Skip to SCE6A)
(6) Other (Skip to SCE6D)
[blind] (D) Don't know (Skip to SCE6D)
[blind] (R) Refused (Skip to ST1LCK)
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SCE6A
***DO NOT READ TO RESPONDENT***
ENTER DOLLAR AMOUNT $ _ . (Go to SCE7C)
Range Edit If entry is per day - $1 to $240;
If entry is per week - $1 to $1,500;
If entry is per month - $1 to $6,000;
If entry is per year - $1 to $72,000)
(If fails range edit, skip to SCE6R)
SCE6B
***DO NOT READ TO RESPONDENT***
ENTER DOLLAR AMOUNT $ _ (dollars) . (cents)
(Go to SCE7C)
(Range Edit If entry is per hour - $1 to $30; If fails range edit, skip to SCE6R)
SCE6D
What is your best estimate of how much (name/you) usually (earns/earn) per
week, JUST in overtime pay, tips, or commissions, before taxes or other
deductions?
Enter Dollar amount _ (Skip to SCE7C)
[blind] (D) Don't know (Skip to ST1LCK)
[blind] (R) Refused (Skip to ST1LCK)
Range Edit ($ 1 to 1500) (If fails range edit, go to SCE6R)