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The states with the biggest (and smallest) gender pay gap

GOBankingRates Logo By Cameron Huddleston of GOBankingRates | Slide 1 of 53: It probably comes as no surprise that men earn more than women, on average, in America. But just how much more? In 2016, women working full time typically were paid 80 percent of what men were paid, according to the American Association of University Women.However, the gender wage gap varies greatly from state to state. GOBankingRates used U.S. Census Bureau data to determine how much economic inequality there is between women and men in each state.Click through to find out where the pay gap between women and men is the biggest.

The states with the biggest (and smallest) gender pay gap

It probably comes as no surprise that men earn more than women, on average, in America. But just how much more? In 2016, women working full time typically were paid 80 percent of what men were paid, according to the American Association of University Women.

However, the gender wage gap varies greatly from state to state. GOBankingRates used U.S. Census Bureau data to determine how much economic inequality there is between women and men in each state.

Click through to find out where the pay gap between women and men is the biggest.

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