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

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.

Mass. ranks fourth among $1 million earners

By , Globe Staff

In Massachusetts, 42 out of every 10,000 taxpayers makes more than $1 million a year, according to a study.