Frank Sinatra's iconic version of New York, New York has inspired droves of highly motivated and talented peoples from all walks of life to hang their hat in The Big Apple to pursue dreams of becoming the next J.P. Morgan. But while there are a million reasons to love living in The Big Apple, working in technology as a woman may not be one of them.
In June, gender pay gap information was collected and compiled by Comparably, a salary-comparison website that tracks a number of statistics based on employee skill sets and compensation. The company surveyed over 10,000 employees in the tech industry and analyzed the gender pay gap with respect to several categories: age, ethnicity, education, location, and department. The report revealed some interesting facts about pay inequality in the tech industry as a whole, but also in The City that Never Sleeps.