New York Women Making Less Money Now Than In 1989

June 27, 2008

A new report has revealed that women in New York are now making less money than they did back in 1989, showing that women in New York are getting poorer each year..New York (ChattahBox) – A new report has revealed that women in New York are now making less money than they did back in 1989, showing that women in New York are getting poorer each year.

The Institute for Women’s Policy Research released the report, which compared the median annual earnings for women in New York over a 16-year period from 1989 to 2005.

What they found was that a full-time woman in New York made $33,400 in 1989 as a median pay. In 2005

What it found is that medical annual earnings for women in the state of New York stayed pretty much the same over the 16-year period from 1989 to 2005.

A full-time woman in New York made a median pay of $33,400 in1989, compared to $33,300 in 2005, showing a decrease over the 16 years.

Comparing New York to the rest of the U.S., median pay for women increased from $28,500 to $31,800 from 1989 to 2006.


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