[Infographic] Gender Wage Gap – Equal Education Unequal Pay
When it comes to wages, apparently having a different set of equipment matters.
Despite efforts in the US to equalize wages at the workplace between men and women, men still generally make almost 20-percent more than women in nearly every industry. It’s a terrible statistic, considering women receive the same education, pay the same price for tuition and inherit the same level of debt once they graduate. What’s more annoying? Women actually have better average GPAs.
This infographic from LearnStuff shows us how bad the gender wage gap is:
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