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Everything You Need to Know About Equal Pay Day

Malita Javier | 18 Abril, 2017, 02:51

New research from the Institute for Women's Policy Research shows closing the pay gap would lift 3.1 million working women and their families out of poverty and would add $513 billion in new income each year to the US economy. Owner Ashleigh Barnett said she chose to offer the discount to bring attention to the gender pay gap between men and women.

Every state in the country has a gender pay gap and South Dakota ranks 20th when it comes to largest discrepancy between male and female paychecks. "She would have 85 more weeks of food for her family, or 9.6 more months of mortgage and utilities payments or over 16 additional months of rent". It took 94 extra days in 2017 to equal a man's 2016 pay. Because the commonly cited statistic asserting that American women make roughly 80 percent of what men do only applies to white women in comparison to white men.

Women employed full-time, year-round in Alabama earn just 76 cents for every dollar paid to men, which amounts to a yearly gap of $10,747 per person, and a combined loss of more than $11 billion annually. One way: Local companies stepping up to make sure women are paid the same in the office.

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Women make up 57 percent of the work force. Well, it depends on a variety of factors, including ethnicities, race, and more.

"The projection right now is if we go at the rate that we're going it'll take another 100 years for women to be paid the same as men", Duba said.

"Some states are more progressive than others", said Sharon Lasker, chair of the Kauai Committee on the Status of Women.

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"If they do the same job they should get the same pay", Trump said in 2015 on MSNBC's "Morning Joe".

The Institute for Women's Policy Research analyzed earning trends going back decades and predicts that at the current pace, the gender wage gap won't close in this country until 2059.

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