Sharing Salary Information At Work Is A Powerful Way To Fight The Gender Pay Gap & Here’s How To Do It

https://www.bustle.com/p/sharing-salary-information-at-work-is-a-powerful-way-to-fight-the-gender-pay-gap-heres-how-to-do-it-8711500

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Here it is 2018 and women are still facing discrimination about their salaries. They are still doing comparable jobs for less money. Though the gender pay gap has gradually narrowed over the years, women across the country continue to earn less for the same jobs. Joanna Lau recognized that the easiest way to find out what this discrepancy was and  to know for sure if you’re underpaid is to simply ask your co-workers.

But median pay for women with disabilities is 72 percent that of men with disabilities, an American Association of University Women report found, but disabled people on average make just 68 percent of what people without disabilities make.

Time to speak up and close that gap - equal pay for equal work!