TITLE

Minimum wage rises to $5.15

AUTHOR(S)
Sunoo, Brenda Paik
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Oct97, Vol. 76 Issue 10, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the federal minimum wage increases in the United States. Workers affected by the wage increase; Estimation of yearly earnings for full-time workers.
ACCESSION #
9710255905

 

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