Map Key
  • Less than 72 ¢
  • 72.1 - 76 ¢
  • 76.1 - 80 ¢
  • 80.1 - 84 ¢
  • More than 84 ¢
Median earnings of full-time year-round working women compared to that of men in 2016
State Gender Wage Gap Rate Rank
New York 89.1¢1st
California 88.5¢2nd
Florida 86.8¢3rd
District of Columbia 86.2¢4th
Vermont 86.0¢5th
Colorado 84.3¢6th
Alaska 84.2¢7th
Maine 84.0¢8th
Maryland 83.6¢9th
Hawaii 83.5¢10th
New Hampshire 83.1¢11th
Minnesota 83.0¢12th
Tennessee 82.3¢13th
Massachusetts 82.2¢14th
Delaware 82.0¢15th
New Mexico 82.0¢16th
Georgia 81.9¢17th
North Carolina 81.9¢18th
Arizona 81.8¢19th
Rhode Island 81.5¢20th
New Jersey 81.2¢21st
Nevada 80.9¢22nd
Virginia 80.3¢23rd
Kentucky 79.7¢24th
Connecticut 79.4¢25th
Texas 79.4¢26th
Oregon 79.3¢27th
Illinois 79.3¢28th
Pennsylvania 79.3¢29th
Missouri 78.5¢30th
Arkansas 78.3¢31st
Michigan 78.3¢32nd
Wisconsin 78.3¢33rd
South Dakota 78.1¢34th
South Carolina 77.8¢35th
Nebraska 77.5¢36th
Kansas 77.4¢37th
Ohio 77.1¢38th
Wyoming 76.8¢39th
Washington 76.5¢40th
Iowa 76.5¢41st
Idaho 75.9¢42nd
Mississippi 75.3¢43rd
Alabama 74.4¢44th
North Dakota 74.2¢45th
Indiana 74.1¢46th
Oklahoma 73.8¢47th
Montana 73.1¢48th
West Virginia 72.2¢49th
Utah 70.5¢50th
Louisiana 69.5¢51st