2 Charts Show How Ridiculous the Wage Gap Between Men and Women Really Is

Woman handing man money

By Drake Baer and Andy Kiersz

In 2013, among full-time, year-round workers, women were paid 78% as much as men, according to the American Association of University Women.

That's the so-called pay gap between genders, and it hasn't moved much in a decade.

Now, new data released by the US Census Bureau reveals the scope of that gap within occupations. It compares men and women's full-time wages in 342 professions.

As Catherine Rampell reports at the Washington Post, women earn more than men in only nine of them.