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WTMJ-4 Milwaukee: Gender pay gap costs women thousands

WTMJ-4 Milwaukee: Gender pay gap costs women thousands

Watch Astar Herndon, 9to5 Wisconsin Organizer, break down the costs of the wage gap for women of color and the impact it has for our families and communities.

Reposted from WTMJ-4 Milwaukee

A new report shows just how much money the gender cap costs American women over a lifetime.

The National Women’s Law Center analyzed the gender pay gap, and found over a 40-year career, women make about $430,000 less than a man.

Astar Herndon, a state organizer for 9 to 5, a national organization of working women who fight for better leave polices, equal pay, and much more joined us on Live at 4.