Katie Johnston

Katie Johnston covers workplace and income inequality for the Globe Business section. She previously wrote about travel and tourism for the Globe and worked as the paper’s music and entertainment editor.

Latest stories

Low-income residents worry about Olympics’ repercussions

By , Globe Staff

Advocates for the poor are mobilizing to keep Boston from suffering the fate of past Olympic cities.

Companies gather to share data on pay inequities

By , Globe Staff

Boston companies that agreed to open their payrolls to gender-based wage scrutiny gathered to learn about what employers are doing to analyze, and fix, salary discrepancies.

Hilton DoubleTree workers vote to unionize

By , Globe Staff

After a high-profile effort to organize workers at the Hilton DoubleTree Suites hotel, a majority of hotel employees voted to form a union.

Mayor Walsh pushes to gather data on gender wage gap

By , Globe Staff

In Boston, white women make 83 cents for every dollar that men make, according to the city. The gap is far worse for women of color.