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10 Summer Jobs Where There is a Gender Pay Gap

Landing that first summer job is an exciting rite of passage for many teenagers. Unfortunately, new research shows that teen girls aren’t just receiving real-world experience and their first paycheques — they’re also getting firsthand experience with the gender wage gap and the importance of equal pay for women. According to a 2019 report from Girl Guides of Canada, girls receive on average $3.00 less per hour than boys at their summer jobs.

Here are 10 examples of where there’s inequality between boys and girls at work.

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