The Gender Wage Gap 2009 (Updated September 2010)

Robert Drago, Claudia Williams

September 14, 2010
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The ratio of women’s and men’s median annual earnings, was 77.0 for full-time, year-round workers in 2009, essentially unchanged from 77.1 in 2008. (This means the gender wage gap for full-time year-round workers is now 22.9 percent.) This is below the peak of 77.8 percent in 2007.