The Wage Gap By State for Black Women

Fact Sheets State by State Comparisons

Families depend on women’s wages more than ever, but women working full time, year round are typically paid less than men working full time, year round. For Black women the wage gap is even larger than for women overall, with Black women working full time, year round typically making only 60.8 cents for every dollar white non-Hispanic men make. The wage gap for Black women varies widely by state.

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