Today — April 4 — is “Equal Pay Day.” It marks the number of days into 2017 (plus all of 2016) that an average American woman would need to work in order to make the same amount that an average man made in 2016.

Although the

Source:: The Lowdown

MAP: It’s Equal Pay Day! How Big Is the Gender Wage Gap Where You Live? 4 April,2017Matthew Green

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Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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