Average Dollars Earned by a Female Worker for Every Dollar Earned by a Male Worker

Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties, 2019

Class of worker
Private, for-profit$0.76
Non-profit$0.75
Local government$0.82
State government$0.72
Federal government$0.90
Self-employed (non-incorporated)$0.58
Self-employed (incorporated)$0.77
Occupational Category
Computer and Mathematical$0.81
Natural Science$0.83
Architectural and Engineering$0.77
Medical and Health Services$0.68
Financial Services$0.69
Other Occupations$0.82
Adults 16-62 Living with Related Children
No related children in household$0.79
Living with related children$0.66
Nativity
Native$0.76
Foreign born$0.72
Race & Ethnicity
Multiple & Other, Non-Hispanic$0.90
White, Non-Hispanic$0.70
Black, Non-Hispanic$0.87
Asian, Non-Hispanic$0.75
Hispanic/Latino$0.87

Data Source:

United States Census Bureau, American Community Survey PUMS

Analysis:

Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies

Data is from the United States Census Bureau, American Community Survey Public Use Microdata (PUMS), and includes all full-time (35 or more hours per week) workers over age 15 with earnings. Silicon Valley data includes Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.

Includes all full-time workers over age 15 with earnings. Some College includes Less than 1 year of college; Some college, 1 or more years, no degree; Associate degree; Professional certification.

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