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Silicon Valley’s pay gap between women and men in tech is so wide it increases the national average

Women in the tech industry might be paid more in Silicon Valley than they would be in New Orleans or Kansas City even after removing housing fees, but the gap between their salaries and their male counterparts is considerably bigger. In Kansas City, the pay gap even goes in the opposite direction.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff

Salesforce has spent $6 million on pay raises for women — and fired an executive

Salesforce just doesn't just talk about being a good employer for women, it acts, CEO Marc Benioff says.

It’s Equal Pay Day — and the wage gap is better than everyone thinks

Opinion: Tuesday is Equal Pay Day. It's worth taking a deeper look at the data to find out what it means.
Many of the jobs that we found to have high wage gaps are blue collar roles, where women make up a fraction of the employee pool.

The 19 jobs in the US with the biggest gender pay gaps

Gender pay gaps affect women across industries — but here are the occupations where the pay discrepancies are the most significant.
Sadie Samuels, a lobster fisher in Rockport, Maine.

One chart shows how much more men make than women in 25 major cities

In 2018, American women earn approximately 19.5% less than their male colleagues. But that percentage varies widely by race and location.

Apple pays its female staff up to 26% less than men in the UK

Men dominate Apple's management (71%), where bonuses are higher, while women are more numerous in the lower ranks (32%), where bonuses are smaller.
Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein speaks at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York, U.S., September 20, 2017.

Goldman Sachs has a 56% gender pay gap in the UK — and 72% when bonuses are included

Goldman said in a blog post that "the advancement of women in the workplace is top of mind for us" but conceded that "we have significant work to do."

Women still make up a minority of leadership positions at the biggest tech companies

Recent data suggests that women make up less than 50% of leadership positions at companies like Facebook, Amazon, and Google.
The wage gap persists, even in the gig economy.

Male Uber drivers earn 7% more than female drivers, and economists think there are 3 reasons why

Economists at Uber and Stanford looked at the gender wage gap among Uber drivers and observed a disheartening trend.
Here's how much women earn compared to men around the world.

While Iceland is the first country to outlaw the gender pay gap, the rest of the world is seeing a bigger divide than ever

Iceland has one of the smallest gaps in income between men and women. Here’s how the rest of the world stacks up.