What is your job worth? Any person lucky enough to have a full-time job in today’s world probably depends heavily on their salary, but the cost to their employer goes far beyond that -- there are also benefits, like health care and retirement plans, and myriad taxes. The
Taxes on employment and other employee expenses add a lot of cost to per job, making employers slow to hire at a time when jobs are scarce. These regressive taxes are also a growing share of Federal revenue.