We know that gender pay discrimination isn’t a myth; it’s math. And the wage gap isn’t just a number. It represents families scrambling to pay for food, gas, housing, education, and child care. Each year AAUW recognizes Equal Pay Day to mark the date when women finally match men’s earnings for the same work during the past year.
Read more about pay inequity in the landmark research conducted by AAUW, Behind the Pay Gap.