Advocacy

Glassdoor is committed to increasing workplace transparency. We proudly advocate and educate on topics that can help achieve this goal, and in turn, contribute to a better society in and out of work. Below are some of our tools and resources to help.

Know Your Worth

Glassdoor supports equal pay for equal work, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation or anything else. To help people ensure they receive fair pay, this free tool gives them a personalized salary estimate.

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Employer Tool: Assessing Gender Pay Gaps

There is still a long road ahead to achieve pay equity between men and women. To help narrow the gap, Glassdoor’s Economic Research team built this free tool allowing employers to identify if gender pay gaps exist within their organizations.

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Study: Demystifying the Gender Pay Gap

The gender pay gap is real and significant, even when controlled for various factors, according to a study by Glassdoor’s Chief Economist. On average, men earn $1.00 for every $0.76 women earn in the U.S. The study also reveals gender pay gaps exist in multiple countries and how they compare.

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Fact Sheet: Gender Pay Gaps & Salary Transparency

Glassdoor has conducted multiple studies and surveys related to gender pay gaps, salary negotiation, talking about pay and more. This fact sheet offers data highlights and key findings.

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Glassdoor: Annual Gender Pay Gap Audit

We practice what we preach. Each year, the Glassdoor Economics Research team conducts an audit of our internal pay to ensure we remain an equitable place to work for all employees. In 2018, for the third year, the audit found no gender pay gaps at Glassdoor.

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Employers: Equal Pay Pledge

Employers can proactively tell everyone about their commitment to close pay gaps and the work they’re doing to reach pay equity. More than 5,000 employers (see list) across diverse industries have already taken the pledge.

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Job Seekers: Salary Tips & Advice

Understanding fair pay and negotiating salary is tough. We are consistently publishing the latest data, tips and advice, ebooks and guides to help everyone get the pay they deserve.

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Employers: Compensation Tips & Advice

Determining pay and navigating pay conversations with employees can be tricky. We publish the latest trends, advice and guides to help employers ensure they offer competitive and fair compensation packages that help recruit and retain quality talent.

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Glassdoor Roundtable: A Discussion on Pay Equality

On Equal Pay Day 2016, Glassdoor hosted a Pay Equality Roundtable featuring former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Glassdoor CEO & Co-founder Robert Hohman and Olympic Gold Medalist & World Cup Champion Megan Rapinoe among others.

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How We Defend User Rights

From support for legislation to litigation to consumer advocacy and more, Glassdoor fights vigorously to promote and defend the right of our users to freely and anonymously share their opinions and experiences about work, without threat of intimidation or retaliation.

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Our Experience in Court

Courts have almost always ruled in favor of Glassdoor and its users when it comes to anonymous free speech about the workplace. To date, we have succeeded in protecting the anonymity of our users in the vast majority of cases.

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Legal FAQs

Glassdoor takes all legal questions seriously, especially those related to or that challenge the right to anonymous free speech. We’ve compiled answers to frequently asked questions we’ve received over the years.

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