FactSheet: Immigrant Taxfilers Reporting Wage Earnings by Sex and by Year of Landing


  • Male immigrant taxfilers show a higher incidence of wage and salary employment than females.
  • Recent arrival cohorts of males have a higher share with wage and salary jobs in 2012 compared to earlier cohorts, but female immigrant taxfilers who are recent arrivals do not show a higher share compared to females in earlier arrival cohorts.
  • For both male and female immigrants, the year-of-arrival exerts an on-going influence (generally) on the relative incidence of wage and salary jobs over time.