Fact Sheet Income of Gay Men Lags Behind that of Men Partnered with Women
Gary Gates, Urban Institute
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Among all full-time employed men ages 25-54, the median earnings of partnered gay men are $3,000 below the income of men partnered with women (married and unmarried). Thirty-six states do not prohibit employment discrimination based on sexual orientation.
Research Areas Wealth and financial well-being Sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression
Tags Employment and income data LGBTQ+ equity LGBTQ+ rights and antidiscrimination