Wage Gap

Let’s Talk Gender Money Gaps

Let’s Talk Gender Money Gaps

April 10th was a big day around Merino Wealth-Equal Pay Day.  This day highlights the gap between men and women’s wages and is currently held every April to symbolize how far into the year women need to work to make what men did in the previous year. It is always on Tuesday to "represent how far into the next work week women must work to earn what men earned the previous week.  In other words, because women earn less on average, they must work longer for the same pay.