Equal Pay Day

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Equal Pay Day in USA in 2021
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About Equal Pay Day

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Dates of Equal Pay Day
2022 USA Saturday, April 2ndEqual Pay Day
2021 USA Wednesday, March 31stEqual Pay Day
2020 USA Tuesday, March 31stEqual Pay Day
2019 USA Tuesday, April 2ndEqual Pay Day
Summary
The date of this holiday changes each year as it is observed on the day that women's earnings catch up to men's from the year before.

Equal Pay Day in USA in 2021

This year's Equal Pay Day is Wednesday March 31st 2020.

About Equal Pay Day

Equal Pay Day is an attempt to raise awareness about the raw wage gap, the figure that shows that women, on average, earn about 80 cents for every dollar men earn. The date moves earlier each year as the wage gap closes, as women’s average wages rise faster than men’s.

Equal Pay Day began in 1996 as a public awareness event to illustrate the gap between mens and womens wages.

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