Nursing Pay Gap: Men Earn Far More Than Women

March 29th, 2015
in News, econ_news, syndication

from Felix Richter,
by Achim Sauerberg

A new report published by the journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) has drawn attention to a massive salary disparity in the U.S. nursing sector.

Follow up:

Across the board, male nurses are outearning their female colleagues, despite the fact that they are outnumbered 10 to 1.

In hospitals, male nurses are earning $3,900 more than female nurses, a number that increases to $7,678 in ambulatory/outpatient settings. The gap is most pronounced for nurse anesthestists - males in this position earn a whopping $17,290 more than females every year.

This chart shows the salary gap between male and female registered nurses in the U.S. in 2013.

Infographic: Nursing Pay Gap: Men Earn Far More Than Women | Statista
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