Wall Street Bonuses v. Minimum Wage Earners

From http://www.ips-dc.org/deep-end-wall-street/

From http://www.ips-dc.org/deep-end-wall-street/

Capitalism isn't bad per se, but rampant capitalism? 

When Wall Street bonuses (not salary) is more than 2x that of all minimum wages earned by Main Street working full-time, it makes you wonder how many Gordon Gekkos are there in the world. 

Cartoonist Matt Lubchansky has a great cartoon on The Nib that captures the sentiment exactly. Check it out here for a simplified version of the graph above.