New study reveals gender gap in Charlotte for women in tech jobs

In Charlotte, N.C., women in technology careers earn about 16 percent less than men, roughly the same as the national average, according to the report by SmartAsset, a New York-based financial technology company. The percentage for Charlotte is an improvement from the 18 percent pay gap in 2016’s report for computer and math jobs.

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Spring weather in Charlotte Monday

With the temperature hovering near 80 on Monday, people enjoyed the day by visiting Freedom Park where you could walk past the blossoms, dip a toe in the Little Sugar Creek and picnic while Charles Salem practiced on his guitar.
Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Spring weather in Charlotte Monday 1:02

Spring weather in Charlotte Monday

Task force focused on helping Charlotte’s poor: “We are not going back to business as usual” 1:59

Task force focused on helping Charlotte’s poor: “We are not going back to business as usual”

NC doctor raps about a major public health concern that 'never gets old' 4:29

NC doctor raps about a major public health concern that 'never gets old'

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Jonathan Schipper's Slow Room in Motion

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