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A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S.

A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 13th, 2018

A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S.

A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 13th, 2018

Analysis: 2-bedroom apartments out of reach for minimum-wage workers

Nationally, one would have to earn $17.90 an hour to afford a modest one-bedroom apartment without spending more than 30 percent of income on housing, a common budgeting standard. Or $22.10 an hour for a two-bedroom rental......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2018

Minimum wage doesn"t cover the rent anywhere in the US

Low-income Americans working full-time can't afford to rent a modest apartment in any state.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 14th, 2018

Amazon, Target and more: Here are the companies committed to $15 hourly minimum wage

These are not the only companies to agree to raise worker pay to at least $15 an hour, but they are some of the biggest in the c.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 2nd, 2018

29 Lowest Paying Companies

The federal government, in 1938, passed the Fair Labor Standards Act, which among other provisions established a minimum wage to ensure that all working Americans could afford a certain standard of........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 12th, 2018

North Carolina acts deep blue with state worker minimum wage

North Carolina Republicans have infuriated liberal activists by slashing income-tax rates, defending illegally gerrymandered districts and passing a now-partially repealed "bathroom bill" aimed at transgender people......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 20th, 2018

The salary you need to comfortably afford a 2-bedroom apartment in the 25 biggest US cities

Pius Lee/Shutterstock SmartAsset found what income is needed to comfortably afford rent for a two-bedroom apartment i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2018

Where The Jobs Were In June: Who"s Hiring And Who Isn"t

After years of monthly payroll reports padded with excessive minimum wage waiter, bartender, educator or retail worker jobs, the June jobs report was notable for its top-line beat, and which was the record 93rd straight mo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 6th, 2018

Report Says Minimum Wage Workers Can’t Afford Housing

Add housing to the list of things low-paid workers cannot afford. While there has been a great deal of research about the problem, a new one crystallizes it. Minimum wages workers don’t have........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 14th, 2018

Where The Jobs Were In April: Who"s Hiring And Who Isn"t

After years of monthly payroll reports padded with excessive minimum wage waiter, bartender, educator or retail worker jobs, the just released April jobs report.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 4th, 2018

Impact from Amazon"s minimum wage hike to come into focus, says DA Davidson

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 18th, 2018

Want To Boost Your Salary? Try Moving To Singapore

Are you a diligent US-based worker who's tired of watching inflation wipe out what little wage gains you've managed to scrape together over the past few years? Well, if you're looking for a pay boost, but don't want to go through all the trouble of .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 15th, 2018

Why Amazon"s minimum wage hike was "inevitable"

Amazon's new $15 minimum wage was 'inevitable,' industry veteran Gerald Storch tells CNBC, and it may prompt a shift by retailers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 14th, 2018

This week in Bezos: The return to Amazon HQ2 and minimum wage disputes

We try to keep away, but Amazon.com Inc. CEO Jeff Bezos has a way of pulling us all back in. We rounded up all the recent, pertinent news chunks about the acclaimed Internet dude that some may call "Lex Luthor, but with a book fetish," soon to b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2018

Rising rates point to start of "secular bear market" for bonds

Readers are probably aware that Manhattan housing prices are falling. Yet the cost of owning an apartment is rising. Let's say you want to buy a co-op or condo unit and can afford the median sale... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 12th, 2018

Disgruntled Amazon Workers About To Be Replaced By Fleet Of Robots

Amazon, which announced a $15 minimum wage bump for 250,000 employees last week, is developing a fleet of "picking" robots to staff its warehouses, known as fulfillment centers, according to The .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2018

Amazon Increases Some Workers’ Pay So Its Bonus-Cutting Minimum-Wage Plan Won’t Lower Their Wages

In lieu of stock, Amazon will pay.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 10th, 2018

Amazon exec was involved in two of the Seattle area"s biggest home sales

The public face of the retailer's new $15 minimum wage started his Amazon career in a 643-square-foot condo. A trust linked to his address most recently purchased a $7 million estate in Medina......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018

After backlash, Amazon to boost pay for longtime workers

Amazon, facing a backlash from longtime warehouse workers who say its $15 hourly minimum wage wouldn't benefit them, will now provide a bigger raise. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2018

Staffing up for the holidays was already tough. Then came Amazon - CNN

CNNStaffing up for the holidays was already tough. Then came AmazonCNNWashington (CNN Business) For companies trying to staff up for the holidays, Amazon's move to a $15 minimum wage comes at a bad t.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 8th, 2018