Walmart Raises Pay for 165,000 Associates

By Sheridan Fifer

Walmart is boosting pay for 165,000 associates, specifically those in team leadership roles. In some cases, associates will see their pay raised from the $11 minimum to $15 an hour. In others, the raises could bring certain associates' pay up to $30 an hour. The changes will take effect in October. 

Walmart says the new wage structure “is built around higher-skilled jobs of the future, and the compensation for those roles reflects that.”

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