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The Most Depressing Chart College Students Will See In 2014

There are 260,000 college graduates working minimum wage jobs right now.

Good for them for at least working. And trying.

But that is ridiculously depressing. Some college students are paying over $40,000 per year for higher education. Then they are graduating and finding it nearly impossible to find steady employment. So they work in a restaurant or a cafe or a clothing store.

Here's a chart that shows the number of college graduates working minimum wage jobs. It was on the front page of CNN Money: