It's time to address the systemic barriers and subtle biases that hold women back from getting the salary they deserve.
March 9 is Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Equal Pay Day. AAPI women make about 85 cents for every dollar non-Hispanic white men make.
August 28 is Equal Pay Day, which highlights the extra number of days from the end of the previous financial year that women have to work on average to earn the same as men did that year. In Australia, the national pay gap is 14%. Rae Cooper, Professor of Gender, […]
US Soccer has officially walked back its argument that the USWNT is inferior in skill to the men’s national team, according to a filing made public on Tuesday. In the documents, lawyers for the federation wrote that “USSF no longer disputes that the jobs of the WNT and MNT players […]
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency has released a chart identifying the extent of the gender pay gap in each Australian state. The release coincides Equal Pay Day on Wednesday 28 August, marking the 59 extra days women have to work to earn the same amount as men in a financial […]
August 13 is “equal pay day” for Black women in the US. That is, that calendar date marks the day when the typical Black female worker would have earned as much in 2019 and 2020 as the typical white male worker would have earned in 2019 alone. The gender gap […]
Despite doctors consistently ranking at the top of lists of highest-paying jobs, the gender gap is unfortunately alive and well in the field of medicine. Doximity, an online community for healthcare professionals, recently released a study on physician compensation across the US. Their analysis of 50 major metropolitan areas found […]
Men and women pay different car insurance rates in many US states. In 2016, women’s car insurance rates were higher than men’s in 12 states, according to an analysis by car-insurance comparison site The Zebra. By 2018, women paid more for car insurance in 25 states, and the cost disparity […]
Women earn less than men, but sexism isn’t always to blame. Many factors – including work experience, career choice, education, and negotiation – play a role in the gender wage gap. Tuesday is Equal Pay Day. Celebrated every April, the day marks how far into the next calendar year the […]
The gender pay gap is still prevalent across American industries. Business Insider used US Census data to find and rank the jobs where women are typically earning more than men. Among the professions were automotive body repairers, proofreaders, and healthcare social workers. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. March […]
April 10 is Equal Pay Day, a symbolic day meant to bring awareness to the gender wage gap in the United States. Overall, American women make 80.5% of the median salary for men. The disparity varies widely by state and race. Wyoming has the widest gender wage gap in the […]
• Cities, states, and territories around the US are banning employers from asking for a job candidate’s pay history. • Some laws just ban public employers from asking, while others ban public and private employers. • The pattern is part of an effort to eliminate the gender wage gap. If […]
It's no secret that women in the US are paid...
While some countries are making progress towards equal pay, the rest of the world is seeing a bigger gender pay gap than ever. In just about every occupation in the US, women earn less than men. Globally, women earn on average 57% of what men earn. So how do we […]