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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

There’s No Place in the U.S. Where a Minimum Wage Worker Can Afford a 2-Bedroom Apartment

Even one-bedroom apartments are mostly out of reach. Housing has gotten so expensive across the country, it's completely priced out the lowest earners. According to a new repor.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 14th, 2018

Analysis: $15 minimum wage no windfall for Illinois workers

Nearly a quarter of workers in Illinois would see their pay almost double under a proposal nearing final approval in the Legislature, but inflation will take a huge bite by the time the state's minimum wage reaches $15 an hour in 2025......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 12th, 2019

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

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

Update: UPS, Brotherhood of Teamsters reach "handshake agreement" that includes pay increases

UPS has reached a "handshake agreement" for a five-year deal with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, which would raise the minimum wage for part-time workers from $10 to $13 beginning Aug. 1 and to $15.50 by Aug. 1, 2022. USA Today rep.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 23rd, 2018

Stop & Shop Strike Ends as Employees and Company Reach Tentative Agreement

The tentative contract agreement includes wage increases and maintains health coverage (BOSTON) — Stop & Shop supermarket workers and company offi.....»»

Category: topSource: timeApr 22nd, 2019

Bank of America to raise minimum wage to $20 per hour

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) announced Tuesday it will raise its minimum wage to $20 an hour by 2021. Starting May 1, BofA's minimum wage will increase to $17 an hour. Wages will continue to rise until they reach $20 an hour in 2021, the ban.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2019

BofA to raise minimum wage to $20 an hour

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) announced Tuesday it will raise its minimum wage to $20 an hour by 2021. Starting May 1, BofA's minimum wage will increase to $17 an hour. Wages will continue to rise until they reach $20 an hour in 2021, the ban.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2019

Bank of America to raise minimum wage to $20 an hour by 2021

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) announced April 9 it will raise its minimum wage to $20 an hour by 2021. Starting May 1, BofA's minimum wage will increase to $17 an hour. Wages will continue to rise until they reach $20 an hour in 2021, the ban.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2019

Bank of America to raise minimum wage to $20 an hour

Bank of America Corp. announced April 9 it will raise its minimum wage to $20 an hour by 2021. Starting May 1, Bank of America's (NYSE: BAC) minimum wage will increase to $17 an hour. Wages will continue to rise until they reach $20 an hour in 202.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2019

"Payroll Tsunami": Small Businesses Layoff Workers To Comply With Minimum Wage Law

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, In what ha.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 9th, 2019

Wal-Mart Is Rolling Out The Robots After Raising Minimum Wage

Offering yet another lesson in how raising the minimum wage can destroy jobs, particularly for the most poorly compensated workers whom activists had intended to help, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday that Wal-Mart.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 9th, 2019

Bill to pay Arizona students less than minimum wage appears dead, report says

The effort to pass a controversial measure that would have allowed employers to pay some part-time workers less than the state's voter-approved minimum wage could be over, the Arizona Capitol Times reports. The Senate Rules Committee decided Monday.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 8th, 2019

Phoenix raises minimum wage for city workers to $15 an hour

The lowest-paid workers in the city of Phoenix now will earn more than the state minimum. KTAR.com reports full-time hourly workers will earn a minimum wage of $15 an hour beginning in May. The wage was approved by Phoenix City Council in the first.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019

Target will raise its minimum wage to $13 this summer

Target Corp. announced Thursday it will raise its minimum hourly wage to $13 in June. The raise is another step in the Minneapolis-based retailer's goal to reach a minimum hourly wage of $15 an hour by the end of 2020. It last raised its wages t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019

Target raising its minimum wage to $13

Target Corp. announced Thursday it will raise its minimum hourly wage to $13 in June. The raise is another step in the Minneapolis-based retailer's goal to reach a minimum hourly wage of $15 an hour by the end of 2020. It last raised its wages to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019

Target raises minimum wage to $13 an hour in tight labor market

Target Corp will raise its U.S. minimum wage to $13 an hour in June, from $12 currently, increasing its payroll costs and putting new pressure on rival Walmart Inc to attract retail workers in a tight labor market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

Target will raise its minimum wage to $13 starting in June

Target Corp. announced April 4 it will raise its minimum hourly wage to $13 in June. The raise is another step in the Minneapolis-based retailer's goal to reach a minimum hourly wage of $15 an hour by the end of 2020. It last raised its wages to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019

Target will raise its minimum wage to $13 starting in June

Target Corp. announced Thursday it will raise its minimum hourly wage to $13 in June. The raise is another step in the Minneapolis-based retailer's goal to reach a minimum hourly wage of $15 an hour by the end of 2020. It last raised its wages to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019

Target raises its minimum wage to $13 from $12

Target is raising the minimum hourly wage for its workers for the third time in less than two years......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 4th, 2019