Joe Wall Street vs Joe McDonald

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The wide difference in pay between Joe Wall Street and Joe Fast Food employee is certainly known to most, and to their credit, the typical everyday Wall Street hedge fund investor does work around twice the hours of most service-based employees. But what are they producing for society during that 12+ hour day?

Below is a simple graphical representation pitting Joe Wall Street against Joe Fast Food Worker:

Joe Wall Street vs Joe Fast Food Employee (graphic: Patrick Lydon)