This Week
  • The five Rochester Business Ethics Award finalists are profiled.

  • Brett Farrow stayed true to his interests in law, medicine and business.

  • A new RIT program nurtures student businesses from concept to commercialization.

  • The Senior Living and Long-Term Care Services Directory provides a wealth of information.

  • President Suzanne Klingler Johnston has guided Our Lady of Mercy through a period of growth.

  • More precise diagnoses are now possible though advances in personalized medicine.

N.Y. women earned 85% of what men earned in 2011

Rochester Business Journal
December 18, 2012

Full-time female workers in New York earned 85 percent of what their male counterparts made in 2011, 1.6 percent decline from 2010, data released Monday by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics shows.

Median weekly earnings for New York women was $760 last year, compared with $894 weekly for men.

The 2010 and 2011 percentages are the highest since the BLS began compiling the data, Chief Regional Economist Martin Kohli said.

Nationwide, women earned $684, or 82.2 percent of what men made, in 2011.

(c) 2012 Rochester Business Journal. To obtain permission to reprint this article, call 585-546-8303 or email

What You're Saying 

There are no comments yet. Be the first to add yours!

Post Your Own Comment


Not registered? Sign up now!

To Do   Text Size
Post CommentPost A Comment eMail Size1
View CommentsView All Comments PrintPrint Size2
ReprintsReprints Size3
  • E-mailed
  • Commented
  • Viewed
RBJ   Google