Gender Pay Gap: Myth or Reality?

Noowong_HeadshotBy: Anchitta Noowong

Tuesday, April 2nd was Equal Pay Day in the United States. Equal Pay Day was launched by the National Committee on Pay Equity in 1996 to shine a light on pay disparity between men and women.

In honor of Equal Pay Day, I brought in 3 different women with 3 different backgrounds to share their stories. Is the gender pay gap fact or fiction?

Learn more about the gender wage gap:

http://www.equalpaytoday.org/need-equal-pay-today

https://www.aauw.org/article/pay-gap-will-not-close-until-2152/

https://www.census.gov/library/stories/2018/05/gender-pay-gap-in-finance-sales.html