The Gender Wage Gap by Occupation

Ariane Hegewisch, M.Phil., Claudia Williams, Vanessa Harbin

April 16, 2012
  • ID: #C350a April 2012 update

Women’s median earnings are lower than men’s in nearly all occupations, whether they work in occupations predominantly done by women, occupations predominantly done by men, or occupations with a more even mix of men and women.