Morningstar (United Kingdom), by Karen Wallace
Not only is the gender pay gap real, it’s pernicious. Estimates of how wide the gap is varies according to different research methods, but most sources agree that it’s still significant. The Pew Research Center found that women made 85% of what men did in 2018. The Census Bureau, meanwhile, found in 2017 that women earned 80% of what their male counterparts earned.