The burger chain pointed out that as new salaries increase, it is expected to attract up to 10,000 new employees in the next few months.
McDonald’s It was announced this Thursday that he will Increase the salary of hotel employees The company operates directly in the United States and joins other large companies that have been forced to provide new incentives to recruit and retain workers.
The Chicago-based organization explained that it plans to raise wages by more than 36,500 employees average 10%, Pushing the entry salary to between $11 and $17 per hour, Depending on the location, and the supervisor will earn at least 15 and 20 USD per hour.
According to the Wall Street Journal, so far, the salary of the first group is $12, and the salary of the second group is between 16 and 18 dollars.
However, the salary increase will not benefit most people working here. McDonald’s restaurant, This is a franchise, but it is limited to 650 institutions directly controlled by the company.
McDonald’s therefore joined other large conglomerates recently announced Salaries increase to attract employees In the job market faced by U.S. companies No workers found They need to reopen after the pandemic.
The burger chain pointed out that with a new salary, it hopes to attract the most There will be 10,000 new employees in the coming monthsAt that time, many states will remove the capacity restrictions imposed by covid-19.
Despite the rise, McDonald’s salary has not yet reached 15 USD per hour minimum Require unions and campaign activities, such as “Fight for 15”, and require the company’s workers to go on strike on May 19 to support this claim.
McDonald’s shares on Wall Street rose today, and two hours after they started operations, their gains were just over 1%.