A new report by the economics blog Priceonomics found that even though less than 3 percent of all babysitters are men, they earn a higher average wage than their female counterparts, with male babysitters earning an average of $15 an hour as opposed to $14.50 per hour for women. What do you think?
“At least with a boy I don’t have to worry about my family’s secrets being exploited in some Babysitters Club book.”Richard Hartlein Operations Analyst
“I’m surprised being more decisive in emergency situations is only worth an extra 50 cents an hour.”Jennifer Shoop Price Marker
“Women just need to be better at asking for what they want. Unless it’s an equal salary, that is.”Edward Connifer Special Assistant