"Women may be half of the workforce, but they have largely been concentrated in lower-paying service jobs like waitresses, retail workers and administrative assistants. However, they could be moving up.
Women are beginning to pour into management and professional occupations that require more education and offer higher pay
and status. In fact, women are now dominating some of the jobs that used to belong to men, according to the Department of Labor’s Women’s Bureau
. From finance and business operations to medical management, women now outnumber men in these 20 surprising jobs
But ends on this sour note:
“Ideally every occupation would be 50/50,” says Anne York, an economics professor at Meredith College, “with both genders bringing different perspectives to the table.”
HT: Blake Thompson