Top 10 worst states for women to work in

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According to census.gov, women make up about half of the workforce in the United States, but they still make, on average, 79 cents for every dollar a man makes. This varies from state to state though.

In New York, woman make 86 cents for every dollar a man does, while in Louisiana, women earn 66 cents for every dollar a man does.

So, 24/7 Wall Street crunched the numbers and released what they found to be the top 10 worst states for women to work in:

  • 10. Kansas
  • 9. Alabama
  • 8. Indiana
  • 7. South Dakota
  • 6. Montana
  • 5. North Dakota
  • 4. Mississippi
  • 3. Idaho
  • 2. Wyoming
  • 1. Utah