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11 of the most alarming examples of Hollywood’s gender pay gap

The gender pay gap is just as present in Hollywood as it is in less glamorous careers. According to Forbes, the top 10 highest-paid actresses earn less than 30 cents for ever dollar earned by their male counterparts. Here are 11 specific examples that highlight the disparity. Visit INSIDER’s homepage […]
11 of the most alarming examples of Hollywood’s gender pay gap
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6 maps that show how far doctors have to go to close the gender pay 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 […]
6 maps that show how far doctors have to go to close the gender pay gap
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Your salary may peak sooner than you think if you’re a woman in the US

Women’s wages tend to peak at age 41, according to PayScale data. Men’s wages typically don’t stop growing until a decade later. According to PayScale, the median salary for a 41-year-old woman is $US53,300; the median salary for a 50-year-old man is $US80,300. (PayScale surveyed college-educated full-time workers.) When we […]
Your salary may peak sooner than you think if you’re a woman in the US
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4 ways businesses can close the gender pay gap

It’s more than halfway through 2018, and it feels as though it’s proving to be The Year of Women. With the rising prominence of campaigns championing women’s rights such as #MeToo and #TimesUp, feminism has reached a new level of public consciousness. There’s a renewed sense of global solidarity which, […]
4 ways businesses can close the gender pay gap
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12 countries where men earn significantly more than women

A gender pay gap isn’t just an American problem – gender pay disparities extend to many other countries, and some are much worse than others. A few of the countries with the most significant gender pay gaps include Korea, Estonia, Japan, Latvia, and Chile. Despite the fact that many countries […]
12 countries where men earn significantly more than women
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Australia’s gender pay gap is at its lowest in 20 years

Australia’s gender pay gap has dropped to 14.6% from 15.3% in the past 12 months. It’s now at its lowest level in 20 years. But the difference in weekly pay between men and women is still $244.80 per week. The national gender pay gap, the difference between women’s and men’s […]
Australia’s gender pay gap is at its lowest in 20 years
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The 15 best US states for working mums

This Mother’s Day, learn more about which states in the US are the best about supporting working mums. Vermont topped WalletHub‘s 2018 rankings of the best states for working mums. The rankings weighed factors like the gender wage gap and childcare costs. Mother’s Day is here, which means that people […]
The 15 best US states for working mums
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The 34 jobs in the US where women typically make more money than men

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 […]
The 34 jobs in the US where women typically make more money than men
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The 19 jobs in the US with the biggest gender pay gaps

• Gender pay gap statistics aren’t simple. • The gender pay gap varies quite a bit between different occupations. • Using census data, Business Insider analysed which jobs tend to have larger gender pay gaps. Gender pay gap numbers can be disheartening – but they’re not always easy to interpret. […]
The 19 jobs in the US with the biggest gender pay gaps
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UBS launched a fund to only invest in firms which promote gender equality

UBS launched a fund on Monday that invests in firms which promote gender equality The Swiss bank will launch an ETF which invests in a new index of 100 firms which best promote gender equality internationally. Research has linked gender diversity to better stock returns. LONDON – UBS launched a […]
UBS launched a fund to only invest in firms which promote gender equality
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The boy’s pay club still rules in Australia

The blokes are still the winners in Australia when it comes to pay. The latest official numbers show the gender pay gap — the difference between women’s and men’s average weekly wages expressed as a percentage — is narrowing but still substantial. Across every occupation and industry, men are still […]
The boy’s pay club still rules in Australia