By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
My girlfriend and I have been debating about salaries recently because she happens to make more money than I do right now. That is mainly because she has been working at her job longer, but now she seems convinced that women in general make more money than men. Her theory is that there are fewer women in the work force than there are men, so they get paid more for being a minority. I beg to differ. After our little debate, we decided to put the numbers to the test. Here are some of the stats we found after browsing through PayScale.com. The results proved to be a little surprising.
Human Resource Manager Salary by GenderMen: $49,328 – $80,351 per year Women: $45,920 – $70,155 per year
Plastic Surgeon Salary by GenderMen: $148,738 – $390,000 per year Women: $99,436 – $297,476 per year
CIA Agent Salary by GenderMen: $50,250 – $116,843 per year Women: $59,141 – $99,031 per year
Police Officer Salary by GenderMen: $37,000 – $65,000 pe...read more