Latina women earn 54-57 cents for every dollar paid to a white man.
This means that Latinas* must work 21 months to make a white man’s yearly earnings
What steps can you take?
Advocate for pay transparency in your workplace
Utilize websites to see the average salary per position in your area
Educate yourself on the unionization process
Address bias within your org against women of color in hiring processes, reviews, and promotions.
* Data for Latinas in this analysis comes from the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Respondents self-identify their sex as either male or female. Latinas are women of any race who self-identified that they are of Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin. White, non-Hispanic men self-identified their race as white and indicated that they are not of Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin. White men are those who self-identified their race as white but whose Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin is not identified in the data.