11 good jobs for women

  • ​2. Human resources manager: $99,720

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    These employees are required at almost ever company, where they help recruit and hire new staff, as well as help employees and management deal with personnel issues. While the pay is relatively high, the field is expected to grow 13 percent through 2022, or about as fast as average for all U.S. occupations.

    The gender pay gap in the field is smaller than the national average, with women working as HR managers earning about 86 cents for every dollar their male colleagues earn, according to Census data.