Research suggests on a national scale, women make 80 cents for every dollar a man earns.
Voluntary, private and public organizations with 250 or more employees will have to reveal any gender discrepancies in staff pay by April next year.
With Equal Pay Day coming on Tuesday, you can find out where your state stands. It took 94 extra days in 2017 to equal a man's 2016 pay. So, just how much less are minority women making than their white female and male counterparts?
According the National Committee on Pay Equity, it usually falls on a Tuesday to show how far into the work week women must work to match the pay earned by men.
The gender-pay gap is about 20 percent, a serious difference, especially considering how many single moms there are in the U.S.
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In support of the campaign, LUNA, Lyft, P&G, Salesforce and businesses throughout USA cities have partnered with LeanIn.Org to offer 20 percent discounts or special offers. "Even more for women of color". The poverty rates for tipped workers are twice as high as the rates for workers overall, according to one study.
The charity is also calling for the Government to investigate the causes of low pay amongst young women and to make it an obligation for businesses to close any gender pay gaps.
April 4th marks Equal Pay Day and the reason why it's held on that day may surprise you. But statistics point to continued gaps between pay for men and women in the Garden State.
Emma Porteus said, "At the end of the day money speaks so if we're so behind in terms of what equal salary looks like then we'll be behind in progressing in so many other ways". The NWLC also details that the lifetime losses due to the wage gap in Missouri totals over $600,000 for black women and almost $750,000 for Latina women.
Women are trained to understand their value and how to negotiate their pay when they're signing a contract.
The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned the decision as "threatening peace and undermining the two-state solution". Israel captured the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem in the June 1967 Mideast war.
Dish and Comcast , two companies you don't normally associate with cell phones, were the two other big spenders in this auction. Cellular said in a securities filing in February it had "submitted bids for a minimum amount of $327 million" in the auction.
But he renewed his demand that Nato's members boost military spending to at least two percent of gross domestic product. Describing the Syrian leader as a "butcher" he said he had "absolutely no doubt" the U.S. had done the "right thing".
That total includes more than 925,000 units sold for Nintendo Switch and almost 460,000 units sold for the Wii U console. If you're into side-scrolling shooters, Sine Mora EX is the game you're waiting for, and it comes out this summer.
The Esperance shire has closed Wylie Bay beach, with the WA Department of Fisheries planning to spend the day patrolling the area. After the shark severely mauled the teenager's left leg, she was brought to shore where she was reportedly unconscious.
Carmelo Riccardo Tringalli - a Catholic from Sydney - said it was his first Good Friday procession in Melbourne for some time. Millions of Christians around the world are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ this Good Friday.
Malaysian police believe the women were recruited by another North Korean national, Ri Ji U, also known as James. After the murder, a video from the victim's son Kim Han-sol, confirmed that the family were in hiding.
The bullpen got credit for another win after blowing another lead in 2017, as the Nats downed the Phillies 6-4. Also seen are Philadelphia Phillies catcher Andrew Knapp, center, and home plate umpire Mike Estabrook, left.
Morano began working in a factory making jute bags when she was 16. "When I first knew her she used to eat three eggs a day". Today, the Associated Press reports that Morano-the last living person who was born in the 19th century-has passed away.
The findings on Jupiter's moon Europa were discovered by the Hubble telescope, NASA said at a news conference in Washington. Forty years ago, scientists on Earth found an astonishing oasis of life clustered around vents at the bottom of the ocean.
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A private ceremony at the court, overseen by Chief Justice John Roberts Jr., will be followed by an event at the White House. Senator Mike Enzi writes, "I congratulate Judge Neil Gorsuch on his confirmation to the highest court in the land".
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In-Ryong also cited USA military training drills with South Korean troops as "aggressive war exercises" promoting "real warfare". The vice president reiterated Monday that "all options are on the table" to deal with the threat posed by North Korea.
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Trump also tweeted that if China doesn't do its part to rein in Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions, the USA can handle it. He said later on Wednesday the United States was prepared to tackle the crisis without China, if necessary.