Gender Pay Gap

Invisible Jobs

What It’s Like to Be a Woman Working in Construction

Solid union wages are a big draw—and a great equalizer—but being the only woman on a 500-person crew comes with its own set of challenges.
Anita Hamilton
The VICE Guide to Life

Say These Words, Get More Money

Negotiating a salary isn't rude.
Melissa Locker
VICE Guide to Life

How to Negotiate Your Salary for the First Time

Negotiating your pay can mean more money now and a higher earning potential over your lifetime. Here's how to do it and why it is so important to start with your very first job offer.
Melissa Locker
pay equality

How to Ask Your Coworkers How Much Money They Make

In honor of Equal Pay Day, pay equity experts give advice on having an honest conversation with colleagues about your salaries.
Kimberly Lawson
Noisey News

Yikes, Some of the Gender Pay Gaps at UK Major Labels Are Huge

Yesterday, companies had to submit their data to the UK government and one of Warners' numbers was… alarming.
Lauren O'Neill
Woke Dad

My Surprisingly Woke Dad Explains the Gender Pay Gap

In this new column, we ask our dads about politically correct terms.
Hannah Ewens
Equal Pay

You Can’t Close the Gender Gap in Science and Tech Without Equal Pay

On Equal Pay Day, let’s take stock of the wage gap in STEM fields.
Ankita Rao and Kate Lunau

Surprise! On Average, Women Work Four Years Longer Than Men

New research shows that women work an average of four years longer than men during their lives—and it's all thanks to unpaid domestic work and chores.
Sirin Kale

Men Are Getting Slightly Better at Doing Housework, but They Still Suck

Researchers at Oxford University have found that married men are doing more housework than ever before. Unfortunately, it’s not enough.
Sirin Kale

'Anyone Can Be a Mermaid': The World of Professional Mermen

When you're a boy, with a tail, asking someone to book you as a merman—how hard can it be?
Sirin Kale

The Solution to the Gender Wage Gap Isn’t Hiring Female Executives

According to a new report from the UK, focusing on getting women into executive roles hasn't helped eliminate the wage gap between men and women.
Zing Tsjeng

A Man and a Woman Sell the Exact Same Item on eBay; Guess Who Gets Paid More

There's a gender pay gap even on eBay.
Victoria Turk