The Lifespan of Your Salary: Wages Stop Growing After Age 40

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Statistics show that most of us enjoy steady raises in the first decade or so of our career. Little by little, we are able to buy more and nicer things, like cars, homes and morning mochas. But, does this joy ride of greater earnings (beyond adjustments for inflation) keep going? According to research by online salary database PayScale.com, it doesn't.