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Native Women's Equal Pay Day

November - 2024

Varies each year

This day marks how far into the new year a Native American woman must work to earn what a white man earned the previous year. It aims to draw attention to the gender pay gap within Native American communities.

Event Region:


Effected commuinity :

Native American Women

Origin of Event:

Calculated based on the wage gap between Native American women and white men.

Social and Political Sensitivities:

Wage gap discussions can be sensitive. Consider intersectionality and the impact of colonialism.

Native Women's Equal Pay Day
Some ideas to mark

1) Host a wage gap panel discussion
2) Screen documentaries on Native American history
3) Bring in a guest speaker on gender equity
4) Conduct pay gap analysis in your organization
5) Offer workshops on negotiation skills for women

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