For the first time in nearly a decade.
American workers saw their incomes rise last year.
According to data from the U-S Census Bureau released
the median household income in
the U-S rose from 53-thousand
dollars to 56-thousand dollars in 20-15.
The five-point-two percent increase is the first annual
increase seen in the U-S since 2007.
The poverty rate in the nation also decreased.
from 14-point-seven percent in 20-14 to 13-point-five
percent in 20-15.