Correction to This Graphic
This chart included an incorrect figure for the decline in median part-time pay for women in Howard County. Pay declined by 2 percent, not 17 percent. The 17 percent decline was in Anne Arundel County, which was omitted from the chart.
Part-time workers in the Washington metropolitan area have been hit especially hard by the recession in recent years, compared with part-time employees nationally.
Part-time workers' income plummets Article | Part-time workers in the Washington region suffered some of the worst pay losses in the nation during the recession, even as full-time employees held their ground.