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Massachusetts Wage Gap
Massachusetts Wage Gap

CLOSE THE GAP. Learn how equal pay is good for businesses and families in Massachusetts.


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STEP 1: Watch the Video

Learn about the benefits of closing the gender wage gap for your business or organization

STEP 2: Download the Employer Tool Kit and commit to equal pay

FACT: Did you know that the wage gap ratio is worse for Asian women at 80 cents, Native women at 63 cents, African American women at 61 cents, and Latina women at 50 cents?


February 21, 2018

The Racial Wealth Gap and Today’s American Dream

Data suggest dramatic differences in financial well-being by race

By Erin Currier and Sheida Elmi

There is a growing recognition among Americans that moving up the income ladder in the United States can be challenging: As recently as 2014, only 23 percent of Americans believed that it’s common for someone to start poor, work hard, and become rich, which was down 16 percentage points from just five years earlier.

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FACT: Did you know that in 2014, women working full time in the United States on average were paid just 78 percent of what men were paid?