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A bartender is calling out the service industry’s low wages with a viral TikTok of her $9 paycheck for 70 hours of work
"This is why you should always tip your bartenders," Aaliyah Cortez said as she showed viewers her $9.28 paycheck for two weeks of work.
Walmart is testing higher starting salaries for some employees in 500 stores as the war for talent heats up
Walmart has created two new positions in 500 stores that will start at more than the standard $11 an hour for Walmart employees.
The federal minimum wage has risen over the years, but not nearly enough to keep up with inflation and the skyrocketing cost of living.
The minimum wage increased by at least $1 per hour in 7 states, according to the Economic Policy Institute's minimum wage tracker database.
Adding a dollar per hour on worker's paychecks could have prevented 13,800 suicides in the years after the Great Recession, the study found.
Full-time retail jobs have all but disappeared over the last decade, and workers have to get ‘2, 3, sometimes even 4 part-time jobs just to get ...
Retail work is not nearly as lucrative or steady as it was a decade ago, and retailers' cost-cutting employment practices are largely to blame.
There’s a lot of misinformation around the ‘harms’ of a $15 minimum wage. Here’s why it’s really a win for everyone, and...
Watch out: The first day of the new year tends to kick off a flurry of concern-trolling news stories about how the minimum wage is killing jobs.
Amazon tried to remove a Seattle City Councilmember and lost. Here’s how she describes taking on and defeating one of the world’s biggest ...
Amazon spent hundreds of thousands trying to defeat Seattle politician Kshama Sawant, who's openly critical of the tech giant, but she won reelection.
Requiring corporations to follow ‘progressive labor standards’ by providing higher wages and better benefits can help even the playing fie...
Critics argued that the increased minimum wage would kill business — especially small business. Zach Silk of Pitchfork Economics says they were wrong.
This is the latest report to find that fears of the $15 minimum wage leading to a restaurant apocalypse could be misplaced.