Ten States with Smallest Gender Wage Gap

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State Male Wage Female Wage Ratio
1) Washington, D.C. $66,760 $60,332 90%
2) Vermont $44,057 $38,177 87%
3) Maryland $56,708 $48,748 86%
4) Nevada $41,803 $35,484 85%
5) California $49,281 $41,817 85%
6) Rhode Island $48,842 $41,412 85%
7) Arizona $42,544 $36,048 85%
8) New York $50,388 $42,113 84%
9) Florida $40,951 $33,823 83%
10) Arkansas $37,488 $30,752 82%
United States $48,202 $37,118 77%

 

State Median Annual Earnings and Earnings Ratio for Full-time, Year-round Workers, Ages 16 and Older, by Gender, 2011

National data include workers ages 15 and older and are based on data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Current Population Survey.

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2011 American Community Survey data. National data include workers ages 15 and older and are based on Current Population Survey data, U.S. Census Bureau; and DeNavas-Walt, Carmen, Bernadette D. Proctor, and Jessica C. Smith. (2012). U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Reports. Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2011. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office.

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