Photos: The best US cities for working women in 2019

1. Washington, D.C.

Gender inequality persists in the workplace, but these cities offer women a better chance to achieve financial and professional success, according to MagnifyMoney.

  • Percentage of women unemployed: 5.3%
  • Percentage of businesses owned by women: 31.7%
  • Percentage of managers who are women: 43.9%
  • Median earnings gap between men and women: 16%

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By Macy Bayern

Macy Bayern is a former Associate Staff Writer for TechRepublic. She is a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin's Liberal Arts Honors Program.