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39 jobs where women make more than men
Men often are the bigger breadwinners ... but sometimes the women win out.

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) - Warren Farrell, the San Diego-based author of "Why Men Earn More: The Startling Truth Behind the Pay Gap – and What Women Can Do About It," has identified more than 80 occupations in which women earn more than men on average.

In the 39 jobs listed below, women's median earnings exceeded men's by at least 5 percent and in some cases by as much as 43 percent. To see why, click here.

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