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Study Finds the Gender Wage Gap Is Larger for Black Women Than It Is for White Women

Study Finds the Gender Wage Gap Is Larger for Black Women Than It Is for White Women

The study found that on average for all races, women are paid 77 cents for every dollar paid to men. But African American women are paid only 70 percent of every dollar paid to men of all races and only 64 cents for every dollar paid to non-Hispanic White men.