How Big is the Latina Wage Gap in Your State? Check Out This Map!
How Big is the Latina Wage Gap in Your State? Check Out This Map!
By Raquel Reichard | 04/12/2016 - 17:28

April 12 is Equal Pay Day, the time of year we as a country recognize that it takes mujeres three-and-half extra months of work to earn what men make in a year.


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Beating the Wage Gap: Latinas' Struggle for Equal Pay
Beating the Wage Gap: Latinas' Struggle for Equal Pay
By Latina Staff | 05/01/2012 - 11:58

By Iris Estrada
 
After the mark of Equal Pay Day on April 17th, the internet has been buzzing with information about the whopping wage gap American women face today.
 
Numbers show that females within different occupations still make significantly less than their male counterparts, according to the American Association of University Women.  Overall, women are making 77 cents for each dollar that a man earns, but statistics vary within different ethnic groups as well.
 


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