Tag: Salary-History Inquiries


New Alabama Law Addresses Equal Pay, Salary History Inquiries

August 16, 2019

Via: HR Hero

A new law going into effect on September 1 in Alabama addresses discrimination in pay based on race or sex as well as questions about pay history. The Clarke-Figures Equal Pay Act (CFEPA) prohibits race or sex discrimination in pay […]


More Jurisdictions Are Banning Salary-History Inquiries

April 4, 2019


Requesting applicants’ salary history has been standard practice for many employers that use this information to eliminate applicants from the hiring pool: “This person is too expensive.” “At that low rate of pay, this person must be unqualified.” Employers have […]