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Comment by Bluegoo on January 1, 2013 at 9:44am

If your  pay was  $ 6.50 per hour   in 2001. To keep up with Inflation you would need to be

paid $8.45 per hour in 2012.  So the $8.50 works well for that.

http://www.bls.gov/data/inflation_calculator.htm <--- i used that to find this out.

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