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In 2019 in NC, women made 83 cents for each dollar earned by a man. The state ranked 14th.

The Gender Pay Gap is REAL across the country!

Did you know the North Carolina gender pay gap? Here are the national figures.  See also how Charlotte compares to 24 other cities.

What is AAUW doing about it?

Check out our Smart Start and Work Smart salary negotiation workshops — especially the free Work Smart online.

Start at salary.aauw.org

Learn MoreSalary NegotiationPay Gap By StatePay Gap Fast Facts
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End the deadline!

Virginia was the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, but because of an artificial deadline imposed by Congress nearly 20 years ago, the ERA is not yet part of the US Constitution.

There’s a two pronged attack on this deadline:

Watch for updates on this issue that’s long been on the AAUW agenda.

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What We Do at AAUW NC

Collaborate with other NC women’s organizations
Promote salary negotiation workshops for women.
Advocate on public policy issues that affect women, girls, and their families
Promote STEM activities for girls.
Connect branch members through annual conferences, regional meetings, newsletters and social media.
Promote the mission and policies of AAUW.
Support branch activities, programs, and projects.

Upcoming Events

Sep 24

7 pm You Have the Power: Title IX and Higher Education. Register Here

Oct 20

7 pm National and NC Legislation Affecting Women and Girls. Registration Coming Soon