The survey also shows that just 14% say the job market is better now than it was a year ago.
Forty-six percent (46%) disagree and say the job market is worse today.
Lower and middle income workers offer a grimmer assessment of the job market than those with higher incomes. Among those who earn $100,000 a year or more, 21% say the labor market is better. Only seven percent (7%) of those with annual incomes below $20,000 hold that optimistic view. Fifty-six percent (56%) of those lower income adults say the labor market is worse today.