Arkansas's gender pay gap: Could be worse. Also a lot better. | Arkansas Blog

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Arkansas's gender pay gap: Could be worse. Also a lot better.

Posted By on Thu, Sep 13, 2018 at 1:12 PM

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The AAUW has used Census data to calculate the gender pay gap and it shows Arkansas ranked in the bottom half of states — 30th in the disparity between pay for men and women.

The AAUW has also assessed states on protections against discrimination in law. Arkansas has some. The following includes pay stats for the congressional districts.

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