I am a woman being paid less than a man for the same work in the same workplace

You have the right to be treated equally.

Women and men have the right to receive equal pay if they perform equal work in the same workplace. You have a right to complain about discrimination, file a charge of discrimination, and participate in an employment discrimination investigation or lawsuit.


File a charge to protect yourself.

You have a right to be treated equally, start by filing a charge with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

File a Charge