This guide will help you find the library resources you need for your assignments in WGS 200.
Use the tabs above to navigate this guide. If you need help, feel free to contact your WGS librarian, Gayle Schaub.
Be sure to write down the exact web site and the name of the chart where you find each answer. You will need to cite your sources. Many of these pages have suggested citations at the bottom of the chart or the bottom of the page.
Department of Labor – Women’s Bureau: http://www.dol.gov/wb/ > Data & Statistics
1. Leading occupations for women (click on bar chart to see more details)
2. Highest-paying occupations for women
3. Non-traditional occupations
4. Earnings ratio (click on text version link under the chart to see more details)
5. In-demand occupations
Annual Report: Highlights of Women’s Earnings
6. Median weekly earnings
7, 8, 9, 10. Your chosen occupation
www.bls.gov > Career Information > Occupational Outlook Handbook
www.bls.gov > Subjects > Earnings by Demographics
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