The 20 Worst Paying Jobs for Women Revealed


It’s no secret that there’s a gender pay gap in America, with women  making less than men for doing the same work in several areas. And while  this isn’t true across the board, there are a lot of jobs out there  that don’t treat women as well as they do men, and gals are definately getting short changed

Well, 24/7 Wall Street has just identified the 20 worst-paying jobs  for women, gigs that have the lowest pay equity between the genders. The site looked at data on salaries of 120 jobs from the Bureau of Labor  Statistics, and compared the median weekly income of both men and women.

The 20 Worst Paying Jobs for Women in America

  1. Personal financial advisors, On average women make 56% of what men make in the exact same position.
  2. Insurance sales agents, Women make 58% of what men make.
  3. Physicians and surgeons, Women make only 63% of what male doctors earn.
  4. Real estate brokers and sales agents, 64%.
  5. Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents, 65%
  6. Marketing and sales managers. 65%
  7. Administrative services managers, 68%
  8. Sales representatives, services, all other, 69%
  9. Other teachers and instructors. 69%
  10. Financial managers, 69%
  11. Credit counselors and loan officers
  12. Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers
  13. Retail salespersons
  14. Property, real estate, and community association managers
  15. Accountants and auditors
  16. Bartenders
  17. Lodging managers
  18. Financial analysts
  19. Designers
  20. First-line supervisors of food preparation and serving workers 

Source: 24/7 Wall Street