Do you think there is a pay differential in the occupation you are considering?

Find out and report your findings.

To record your findings use the following handout provided in a pdf format - A Fair Wage? - worksheet #2

Read the information provided at the following site created by the AFLCIO.<www.aflcio.org/issues/jobseconomy/women/equalpay/EqualPaybyOccupation.cfm>

Additional data can be found at the Bureau of Labor Statistics "Median Weekly Earning by Sex and Occupation 1999 and 2000"
<http://stats.bls.gov/news.release/wkyeng.t07.htm>