Audrey and I have been avid fans of freshwater aquaria for some time. Follow along as we blog about our tanks, including our large 75 gallon planted tank! Feel free to copy pictures I take here, please credit me in any use outside Tumblr.
They make more than you per hour? Per month? Did they negotiate for a higher salary? Do you do the exact same tasks?
Paying someone less because of their gender is illegal. That doesn’t prevent employers from paying someone less for other reasons. Next time you get a performance review ask for a raise. You might not even have to wait that long.
Paying someone less because of gender is reality, legal or not. Espescially in backwards states where trying to enforce laws against discrimination is next to impossible. This is retail. There is no “negotiating better contracts.” Additionally asking for a raise in many retail environments is equal to asking to get fired. I guess if I said something like the above I would hide in anonymity as well. The advice is worth all the name entails.