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Minimum wage jumps 3,000 percent, and many workers get fired

Venezuelan workers who earned a pittance are now earning a slightly larger pittance, thanks to a big increase in the minimum wage. What they may not have are jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 14th, 2018

Venezuela raises minimum wage 3,000% and lots of workers get fired

Venezuelan workers who earned a pittance are now earning a slightly larger pittance, thanks to a big increase in the minimum wage. What they may not have are jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 14th, 2018

Disney offers 46-percent raises, could use more part-timers

Walt Disney World's unionized workers will vote next week on a contract raising the starting minimum wage by at least 46% over 3 years to $15 an .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 27th, 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

Temporary Holiday Workers May Make Little More Than Minimum Wage

Part-time holiday workers, who major retailers are hiring by the hundreds of thousands, often do not make much more than the minimum wage. This means their effect on the national economy is quite........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 19th, 2018

Minimum wage increase debate heats up as St. Paul restaurant workers rally for, and against, tip credit

Two groups held marches outside of St. Paul City Hall today, on different sides of the argument regarding whether or not a proposed $15 minimum wage in the city should include a tip credit. A tip credit is a structure that allows businesses to pay .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2018

Why it’s better to give restaurant workers the minimum wage (than argue over tips)

A new analysis finds Washington, D.C. and other cities may benefit from eliminating tips......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 12th, 2018

Disney workers vote on new contract raising minimum wage

Thousands of Walt Disney World workers are voting Th.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 6th, 2018

20 years of government data says raising the minimum wage could be good for workers, businesses, and the economy

David McNew/Getty Images Raises in minimum wage benefit the majority of low-income workers in both the short and long term, argue economists for the US Census Bureau in a working paper from earlier this year, which analyzes 20 years of non-public go.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

ICYMI: The minimum wage goes up, more restaurants open and employ more workers

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Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 31st, 2018

Walt Disney World Pay Increase: Workers to Earn $15 Minimum Wage by 2021

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Category: topSource: investorplaceAug 27th, 2018

Walt Disney World Union Workers Win Battle For $15 Minimum Wage

Each and every employee at Walt Disney World will see an increase in their pay as a nearly year-long battle between the union and management has come to an end. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 27th, 2018

Walt Disney World Union Workers Win Deal for $15 Minimum Wage

Workers' pay will increase to $11 an hour in December and will continue to increase to $15 by 2021. Walt Disney World employees will soon see an increase in pay, .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 26th, 2018

Walt Disney World Workers Reach Deal for $15 Minimum Wage by 2021 - New York Times

New York TimesWalt Disney World Workers Reach Deal for $15 Minimum Wage by 2021New York TimesUnion workers demonstrating in March in front of a Disney hotel in Orlando, Fla. Members will vote on the new contract, which stipulates gradual .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 25th, 2018

Walt Disney World workers land deal for $15 minimum wage - CNNMoney

CNNMoneyWalt Disney World workers land deal for $15 minimum wageCNNMoneyDisney reached a deal with unions that would hike the minimum wage for Walt Disney World Resort workers to $15 an hour by 2021, signaling an end to contract negotiations that have dr.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 25th, 2018

Walt Disney World workers land deal for $15 minimum wage

Disney reached a deal with unions that would hike the minimum wage for Walt Disney World Resort workers to $15 an hour by 2021, signaling a possible end to contract negotiations that have dragged on for nearly a year......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 25th, 2018

Cheesecake Factory grapples with the cost of workers" rising wages

The rising minimum wage is a welcome development for.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesAug 22nd, 2018

Venezuelan jittery ahead of sudden economic reforms

Venezuelans are bracing for dramatic economic measures the government has announced, including a 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 19th, 2018

CEO pay jumps to $19 million annually, fueling concerns about gulf between the rich and everyone else

The dramatic 18 percent jump in chief executive pay came as wages for American workers remained essentially flat, pushing the gap between executive compensation and employee pay to its highest point in about a decade......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 16th, 2018

U.S. wage growth is getting wiped out entirely by inflation

The good news: Pay is up 2.7 percent in the past year. The bad news: The cost of living is up 2.9 percent. This means, according to Labor Department figures, that U.S. workers' paychecks are worth less than they were a year ago......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 10th, 2018

Wage increases in Phoenix outpace other cities

Employees in greater Phoenix are earning higher raises than their counterparts in other cities, according to new data released this week by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Phoenix workers saw total compensation climb 3.5 percent for the year that.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2018