In 2018, California women working full-time had median weekly earnings of $876, or 88.3 percent of the $992 median weekly earnings of men
Nationwide, women earned $789/week, or 81.1 percent of the $973 median for men
At 88.3 percent, women’s earnings as a percent of men’s in California ranked first in the nation out of 50 states and the District of Columbia
Women’s weekly earnings in California ranked 9th, and men’s 19th, nationwide
Comparisons are on a broad level and are not controlled for differences in important determinants of earnings such as age, occupation, and educational attainment
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