Date Value Value
Dec 31, 2016 3.16%
Dec 31, 2015 5.21%
Dec 31, 2014 -1.48%
Dec 31, 2013 3.17%
Dec 31, 2013 0.35%
Dec 31, 2012 -0.13%
Dec 31, 2011 -1.56%
Dec 31, 2010 -2.58%
Dec 31, 2009 -0.70%
Dec 31, 2008 -3.56%
Dec 31, 2007 1.34%
Dec 31, 2006 0.78%
Dec 31, 2005 1.07%
Dec 31, 2004 -0.35%
Dec 31, 2003 -0.13%
Dec 31, 2002 -1.13%
Dec 31, 2001 -2.22%
Dec 31, 2000 -0.21%
Dec 31, 1999 2.48%
Dec 31, 1998 3.68%
Dec 31, 1997 2.06%
Dec 31, 1996 1.45%
Dec 31, 1995 3.13%
Dec 31, 1994 1.16%
Dec 31, 1993 -0.53%
Dec 31, 1992 -0.77%
Dec 31, 1991 -2.92%
Dec 31, 1990 -1.28%
Dec 31, 1989 1.73%
Dec 31, 1988 0.82%
Dec 31, 1987 1.19%
Dec 31, 1986 3.60%
Dec 31, 1985 1.87%
Dec 31, 1984 3.04%
Dec 31, 1983 -0.70%
Dec 31, 1982 -0.27%
Dec 31, 1981 -1.59%
Dec 31, 1980 -3.25%
Dec 31, 1979 -0.19%
Dec 31, 1978 3.87%
Dec 31, 1977 0.63%
Dec 31, 1976 1.66%
Dec 31, 1975 -2.62%
Dec 31, 1974 -3.17%
Dec 31, 1973 2.02%
Dec 31, 1972 4.28%
Dec 31, 1971 -0.97%
Dec 31, 1970 -0.78%
Dec 31, 1969 3.72%
Dec 31, 1968 4.31%

US Median Real Income Growth Rate Per Year. Annual percentage change in constant 2016 dollars (inflation-adjusted).

Source: US Census Bureau > Income and Poverty in the US > Table A-1