Families depend on women’s wages more than ever, but women working full time, year round are typically paid less than full-time, year-round male workers in every state. Nationally, women working full time, year round typically make only 84 cents for every dollar a man makes, and the size of the disparity varies by state. Women overall fare best in California and Vermont, where women working full time, year round typically make 89 cents for every dollar their male counterparts make. New York follows with the ratio of women’s to men’s earnings at 88 percent. Women fare worst relative to men in Utah, where women’s earnings represented only 73 percent of men’s earnings.
Hover on a state below to see its wage gap for women overall.