A $32,000 Pay Gap

Elson, Rachel F.
June 2014
Financial Planning;Jun2014, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p22
The article discusses the research by market researcher Aite Group for the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Board, that showed female advisors to make 32,000 dollars a year less than their male counterparts despite having the same experience, revenue production and ownership status. Topics discussed include less likelihood of women being hired as advisors, dropping out of women even after certification, and challenges faced by women such as worry about women leaving work to start a family.


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