WTF? Why Are Colorado Job Seekers Being Excluded From Remote Jobs?

A new law in Colorado meant to help job seekers understand the salary ranges of the job opening might be hurting job seekers


Why Are Coloradan Job Seekers Being Excluded?

On January 1st 2021, The Equal Pay for Equal Work Act. This bill’s intended purpose is to combat gender-based pay gaps in the workplace. Part of the way this would work would be requiring companies to provide job seekers with data on who is making what for their role.

This means that each job posting, including remote ones, must disclose the expected salary or pay range. Due to these additional requirements, many companies hiring nationwide are now excluding those in Colorado.

164 Companies & Counting Have Excluded Coloradan Job Seekers

According to the website, ColoradoExcluded; more than 160 remote companies are excluding Coloradan job seekers. You can find the full list of these companies here. If you’re in Colorado, you can use this list to see what companies are currently avoiding hiring applicants in Colorado

So…Where Can Coloradan Job Seekers Find Jobs?

Work It Daily can help! Everyday on TikTok, we post remote jobs hiring for job seekers like you! We also have playlists dedicated to hiring job seekers anywhere in the world. Make sure to follow us so you don’t miss out on a posting!

Executive Community August 9, 2021 at 11:45PM

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