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“Celebrating” Equal Pay Day

“Celebrating” Equal Pay Day

Today, April 2, 2019 is Equal Pay Day in the United States, which means that women have to work all the way until today in 2019 to earn what men did in 2018.

In other words, for every dollar a (white, non-Hispanic) man made in 2018, women earned just $0.80.

This is an average so unfortunately, many women have it even worse. Here’s a breakdown of Equal Pay Days.