ERIC Number: ED352480
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Jul
Salaried and Professional Women: Relevant Statistics. Publication #92-3.
Wilson, Pamela, Ed.
This document contains 29 statistical tables grouped into five sections: "General Statistics,""Occupations and Earnings,""Earnings of Selected Professional Occupations,""Women and Higher Education," and "Family Income and Composition." Among the tables are those that show the following: (1) 1991 annual average U.S. civilian work force by occupational group; (2) number of women in the labor force, 1870-1991; (3) labor force participation of women 20 years of age and over in selected years, 1955-1991; (4) 1991 annual averages of employed wage and salary workers by age, sex, and union affiliation; (5) 1991 annual averages of median weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by age, sex, and union affiliation; (6) women as a percentage of union membership; (7) 1990 annual averages of civilian employed and unemployed workers by full- and part-time status; (8) unemployed persons by occupations and sex in 1990 and 1991; (9) women as a percentage of minimum wage workers; (10) median weekly earnings for men and women working full time, by industry, 1986-1991; (11) number and average starting salary offers made to inexperienced bachelor's degree candidates by curriculum and sex in July 1991; (13) median annual salaries of doctoral scientists and engineers by field in 1989; (14) "Even Women's Work Pays More If You Are a Man"; (14) college graduates by age and sex in 1991; and (15) median income of families by selected characteristics in 1989 and 1990. (CML)
Descriptors: Adults, College Graduates, Compensation (Remuneration), Employed Women, Employment, Employment Practices, Employment Statistics, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Family Income, Higher Education, Labor Force, Labor Utilization, Outcomes of Education, Professional Occupations, Salaries, Salary Wage Differentials, Sex Discrimination, Tables (Data), Unions, Wages
Department for Professional Employees, AFL-CIO, 815 16th St., N.W., Washington, DC 20006 ($4 single copy; quantity discount).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, Washington, DC.