Amazon to Hire 100,000 without Asking for Salary History. Women Still Hit Hardest.
Evil HR Lady
JANUARY 25, 2018
Like Google, Facebook, and Cisco, Amazon has announced that they will throw out the “tell us your salary history” question in the hopes of eliminating the effects of past discrimination. When employers can’t ask about salary history, they’ll make assumptions based on what they think they know, Doleac said. Not knowing the salary history reduces the bias, not increases it.