Black and Hispanic women experience the biggest pay gaps: Women's median hourly wages as a share of white men's and their per hour wage penalties, by race and ethnicity, 2016

Gender Wage Gap as Compared to White Men Median Gap
White women 81.0% 19.0% 
Black women 65.1% 34.9% 
Hispanic women 59.3%  40.7% 
Asian women 88.2%  11.8% 

Notes: Values displayed above columns represent the difference between women's median hourly wages and median hourly wages of white men.

Source: EPI analysis of Current Population Survey microdata, 2016

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