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  • Jocelyn Frye

Racism and Sexism Combine to Shortchange Working Black Women

Updated: Feb 17, 2021

Black Women’s Equal Pay Day arrives around this time each year, marking the estimated number of extra months—roughly eight months—that a Black woman working full-time year-round in the United States must work into the current year to have earned what her white male counterpart earned during the prior year. This year, Black women will have to work well into the month of August to catch up to the wages that white men earned in 2018 alone.


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