Equal pay: 5 things you need to know

“Women are more likely to work part-time than men. They’re also more likely to work in low-wage service jobs, and have less work experience over time (often because they take time off to care for family). That said, the pay gap itself isn’t a myth. Even after you correct for all these differences, it still exists.”

Secretary is still the most common job for women in the U.S. Photo: Shutterstock

Secretary is still the most common job for women in the U.S. Photo: Shutterstock

As the White House leads another push on equal pay, read more here about the five points on the pay gap that you really need to know.

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